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


Airish's story

Airish N. is from the village of Guanzon Tuto St. Gingoog City. She is 23 years old. Airish is single. To make a living, Airish owns and operates a specialized retail store where she sells lotions, perfumes and deodorants from NATASHA & AVON in the local community. Airish has been engaged in her business for more than a year and earns approximately 5000 PHP a month for these activities.

In 2010, Airish joined HSPFI to gain access to financial services to help improve her business and living situation. Airish is requesting a loan of 5000 PHP, which she will use to purchase additional products to buy and sell. This will be the first loan taken by Airish from HSPFI. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the loan to improve and expand her business.

About HSPFI:
HSPFI is an accredited partner 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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