Marife is 30 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is married with four children.
Marife sells snacks in her village - such as cassava cake and banana cake. She has had this business for five years. She requested a loan of 5,000 PHP to buy raw ingredients to make snacks - such as sugar, margarine, cheese, flour, cassava chips and banana chips.
Marife has been a member of HSPFI since 2012. In the future, Marife hopes to improve her business, in order to help educate 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.