Maria Fe is 52 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is widowed with four children. Maria Fe makes and peddles corn snacks like binake and tilaob. She has had this business for five years. She has requested a loan of 7,000 PHP to buy raw ingredients for making corn snacks. Maria Fe has been a member of HSPFI since 2011 and, in the future, 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.