A loan of $725 helped to increase her stock of canned goods, snacks, detergent, shampoo, bath soap, and beverages.


Maria's story

Maria is 62 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is married with eight children.

Maria has a food retail shop, or "sari-sari" store, that buys and sells canned goods, snacks, personal care products, home use products, and beverages. She had this business for 10 years. She requested a loan for PHP 30,000 to increase her stock of canned goods, snacks, detergents, shampoo, bath soap, and beverages.

Maria has been a member of HSPFI since 2007. In the future, Maria hopes to improve her business for the education of her children.



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