Gertrudes is 58 years old and widowed. She lives in the Philippines. For the past eight years, Gertrudes has run a sari-sari (food/retail) shop where she buys and sells canned goods, snacks, personal care products, home use products, and beverages. She has been a member of HSPFI since 2012.
Gertrudes is requesting a 5,000 PHP loan to buy stocks of canned goods, snacks, and beverages. In the future, she hopes to improve her business.
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.