MASIFAGCA: SMALL FARMERS, BIG GOD: A FARMER GROUP’S JOURNEY TO GREATNESS

Posted on September 1, 2022September 1, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on MASIFAGCA: SMALL FARMERS, BIG GOD: A FARMER GROUP’S JOURNEY TO GREATNESS

“Mangarap tayong umasenso…hindi masamang mangarap. Kailangan lang buksan ang isip natin, puso natin, sa mga posibilidad sa buhay natin.” (Let’s dream about improving our lives. It’s not wrong to dream. We just need to open our minds, our hearts, to the possibilities in our lives). Nanay Imee Patingo, the communication and documentation head of the Magsalisi Farmer Growers of Calamansi (MASIFAGCA) Pangkabuhayan, Inc., delivers this inspiring message with heartfelt conviction. As a farmer herself who used to struggle making ends … Continue reading “MASIFAGCA: SMALL FARMERS, BIG GOD: A FARMER GROUP’S JOURNEY TO GREATNESS”

A YOUNG MAN’S LEAP OF FAITH

Posted on September 1, 2022September 14, 2022Categories Client Awards, Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on A YOUNG MAN’S LEAP OF FAITH

“Wala pang nalulugi na nagtitiwala kay Lord.” (No one who ever trusted in God has lost.) This is the realization of Tatay Joymar D. Olarte as he recalled his entrepreneurial journey with TSPI. At only 29 years old, the 2020 Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards Winner for the Youth Category has already inspired microentrepreneurs all over the Philippines with his story. Tatay Joymar previously worked as a merchandiser in a mall and was a tricycle driver. One of his regular passengers owned … Continue reading “A YOUNG MAN’S LEAP OF FAITH”

LEADING BY EXAMPLE

Posted on September 1, 2022September 1, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on LEADING BY EXAMPLE

“Ang paggawa ng mabuti sa kapwa tao ay napakahalaga. Ang Diyos na lang ang magbabalik sa atin ng kasuklian. Ibigay lang po natin ang katapatan sa kapwa tao.” (Doing good to your neighbor is very important. Let God be the one to repay us. Let us just be honest to others.) These words of Nanay Elmy T. Medrano reveal her integrity as a person and the reason why she succeeds as a leader. The 42-year-old sari-sari store owner from San … Continue reading “LEADING BY EXAMPLE”

NANAY BELEN MARCIANO: TSPI’S FIRST CLIENT

Posted on September 1, 2022September 1, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on NANAY BELEN MARCIANO: TSPI’S FIRST CLIENT

“In you, Lord, I put my trust, I trust in you, do not let me be put to shame nor let my enemies triumph over me.” (Psalm 25:1-2) These Bible verses became the earnest prayer of Nanay Belen B. Marciano, the widow of first TSPI client Mr. Avelino Marciano when she was not able to pay her loan to TSPI due to her business’ bankruptcy. Nanay Belen and Tatay Avelino, as a couple,  made a mark in TSPI’s history as … Continue reading “NANAY BELEN MARCIANO: TSPI’S FIRST CLIENT”

OPPORTUNITY IN TIME OF ADVERSITY

Posted on January 11, 2022August 26, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on OPPORTUNITY IN TIME OF ADVERSITY

“Lagi kong kasama and Diyos sa lahat ng nangyayari at laban ko sa buhay.” (God is always with me in every situation and in every struggle of my life.) – Nanay Margarette – Nanay Margarette runs a small business with a capital of Php 1,000. She sells different kinds of street food and snacks within her community. However, when the community quarantine was declared in March 2020, she had to temporarily stop the operation of her livelihood. Nanay Margarette’s family … Continue reading “OPPORTUNITY IN TIME OF ADVERSITY”

BLESSED TO BLESS OTHERS

Posted on January 11, 2022August 26, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on BLESSED TO BLESS OTHERS

“Upang magtagumpay ang kabuhayan, disiplina, sipag, tiyaga at tamang diskarte ang kailangan.” (To have a successful livelihood, discipline, industriousness, perseverance and good strategy are needed.) – Nanay Luz- Nanay Luz is blessed with three growing businesses. She runs a Food Catering Service for special events in their locality and in other areas in Tarlac. She also has an eatery that serves 20-25 recipes for an average of 100 customers per day. It also accepts online orders & does delivery services. … Continue reading “BLESSED TO BLESS OTHERS”

AGENT OF LOVE AND SERVICE

Posted on January 11, 2022August 26, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on AGENT OF LOVE AND SERVICE

“Nagpapasalamat ako sa TSPI at sa mga taong nagbigay ng tiwala.  Hindi man ganoon kadali ang trabaho ng isang officer at TAAS agent, pinanghahawakan ko lagi ang tiwala ng mga tao at ng TSPI sa akin at yun ang mahalaga.” (I thank TSPI and everyone who trust in me. Though is it not easy to be a TAAS agent, I keep holding on to the trust that was given me by TSPI and the people around me, that is what … Continue reading “AGENT OF LOVE AND SERVICE”

A HELPING HAND IN TIMES OF CRISIS

Posted on January 7, 2022August 26, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on A HELPING HAND IN TIMES OF CRISIS

“Kahit mahirap,  life must go on. Tuloy pa rin ang laban sa awa ng Diyos.” (Though hard, life must go on. We continue to fight, by God’s mercy.) – Nanay Noveva Nanay Noveva Sucalo’s passion for cooking motivated her to start her own business in November 2015 at the age of 38. With her start-up capital of Php 50,000, she renovated a place in Balili, La Trinidad, Benguet and launched her eatery business. In 2017, she joined TSPI Kabuhayan Program … Continue reading “A HELPING HAND IN TIMES OF CRISIS”

TRANSFORMED TO SERVE OTHERS

Posted on January 7, 2022August 26, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on TRANSFORMED TO SERVE OTHERS

“Dahil sa Panata at sa Usapang Paglago ng TSPI na itinuturo sa amin, naisip ko na ayusin ko ang aking sarili dahil ako rin naman ang nahihirapan.  Pinipilit ko na ngayong gawin kung ano ang nasa kasulatan. (Learning from the TSPI member pledge and Usapang paglago module that is regularly shared with us, I decided to put my life in order, because it is also me who suffer. I am now trying my best to obey God’s word.) ”– Nanay … Continue reading “TRANSFORMED TO SERVE OTHERS”

SA PAG-AALAGA NG BABOY, ASENSO’Y TULOY-TULOY

Posted on January 13, 2021August 26, 2022Categories Client Story, Success Stories   Leave a comment on SA PAG-AALAGA NG BABOY, ASENSO’Y TULOY-TULOY

“Ang mga pinakikinabangan, kailangan pakisamahan, bigyan ng konswelo” (Those who were helpful should be treated well and given consideration.”)  -Nanay Mila- Milagros Torrano of Quezon province has been a member of the TSPI Kabuhayan Program group under the TSPI Candelaria branch for more than 15 years. With an initial loan P5,000, she went into the buy-and-sell of hogs. Her current loan is P50,000. This farmer’s wife with seven children used to be a laundrywoman. A cousin visiting from Batangas saw … Continue reading “SA PAG-AALAGA NG BABOY, ASENSO’Y TULOY-TULOY”