A loan of $300 helped to purchase needed materials to provide more better service and motor vehicle maintenance.

Miraluna's story

Miraluna B. is from the village of Waterfall, Balingasag, Misamis Oriental. She is 38 years old. Miraluna is married and has 2 young children. Miraluna owns & operates a business providing transportation services with the use of their own motor vehicle. Her husband is the driver of the said vehicle. Their business operates for over 6 years and earns approximately 4,500 PHP a month for these activities.

In 2008, Miraluna joined HSPFI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and to have the ability to engage in business activities. Miraluna has successfully repaid a previous loan of 13,000 PHP from HSPFI. Miraluna decided to request a new loan of 13000 PHP which will be used to purchase needed materials to provide more better service and motor vehicle maintenance.This will be the 7th loan taken out by Miraluna from HSPFI. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve and expand her business.

About HSPFI:

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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