Josephine is 34 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is married with 4 children. Josephine has a food/retail shop, or sari-sari store, where she sells canned goods, snacks, personal care products, home use products, and beverages. She has had this business for 10 years. She has requested a loan of PHP 17,000 to buy stocks of canned goods, snacks, bath soap, detergents, shampoo, and beverages.
Josephine has been a member of HSPFI since 2012. In the future, she hopes to improve her business so she can educate her children.
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.