Lourdes is 40 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is married with three children. Lourdes has a food/retail shop (or sari-sari store) and buys and sells canned goods, snacks, personal care products, home-use products and beverages. She has had this business for eight years.
She requested a loan for 5,000 Philippines pesos to buy stock of canned goods, snacks and beverages. Lourdes has been a member of HSPFI since 2010. In the future, Lourdes hopes to improve her business for the education of 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.