Romela is 57 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is a widow with 6 children.
Romela has a shop that sells fish like milk fish and sardines. She has had this business for 10 years. She requested a loan for 14,000 PHP to buy more fish to sell like flying fish, "lapu-lapu" and sardines.
Romela has been a member of HSPFI since 2008. In the future, Romela hopes to improve her business for the education of her children.
About Hagdan Sa Pag-uswag Foundation, Inc.
Hagdan Sa Pag-uswag Foundation, Inc. (HSPFI) is a non-governmental development organization founded in 1987 to promote Christian values through microfinance services in the Philippines. It partners with Opportunity International and the Mindanao Microfinance Council among others, and offers a range of business and community development services, including savings and insurance programs in addition to lending.