Stela Marie, 26, is the single mother of one child and lives in the Philippines. She has a shop that sells snacks like hot cake, banana cake, and cassava cake. She has had this business for five years. She has requested a loan for 6,000 PHP to buy raw ingredients, such as sugar, flour, margarine, and cheese, to make snacks.
Stela Marie has been a member of HSPFI since 2012. In the future, Stela Marie hopes to improve her business for the education of her child.
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.