A loan of $125 helped to purchase additional products to buy and sell.

Jared's story

Jared C. is from the village of Poblacion, Gingoog City. She is 34 years old. Jared is single. To make a living, Jared owns & operates a business dealing and selling clothing & shoe products from AVON and NATASHA in the local community. Jared has been engaged in her business for over six years and earns approximately 3,000 PHP a month for these activities.

In 2010, Jared joined HSPFI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Jared is requesting a new loan of 5,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase additional products to buy and sell. This loan will be the first loan taken out by Jared from HSPFI. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve/expand her business.

About HSPFI:

HSPFI is one of the 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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