Melecia is 55 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is widowed with three children. She has a retail shop that buys and sells canned goods, snacks, and beverages. She has had this business for five years. She requested a loan for 18,000 PHP to buy stock of canned goods, snacks, and beverages.
Melecia has been a member of HSPFI since 2009. In the future, Melecia 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.