Ledelyn D. is from the village of Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental. She is 30 years old. Ledelyn is married and has five school-aged children. For ten years, Ledelyn has owned and operated a manufacturing business. She manufactures products like seweed rags which she sells to local businesses and community members.
In 2009, Ledelyn joined HSPFI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and her ability to engage in business activities. She is requesting a loan for $125 to purchase additional inventory and improve and expand her business.
HSPFI is one of accredited partners of Opportunity International in the Philippines. It is based in Cagayan de Oro City and is reaching out to the poor households of Northern Mindanao.
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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.