Javier is a college undergraduate with a major in Accountancy. Before
entering ARA Pebbles Center, she started as a secretary at HiGear company. After a
while and she became more familiar with the company owned by the family of her
husband since 1985, she was employed by ARA Pebbles Center. For a few years
now, she manages the company together with her spouse.
Pebbles Center sells finished construction materials such as various walls,
floors, decoration stones, and is the prime supplier for different construction
services. They employ 8 men, all out of school youth, which they offered a fair
chance for decent employment. Besides a weekly salary, all are offered
complementary meals and free lodging. One employee, who struggled with his
insurance, is even provided with the benefits of a social security system.
mother-in-law is the president of a local barangay, a small administrative
division in the Philippines, for church matters. Although its a small
division, they can be of great service. She was responsible for renovating a
stairway in a local mall for example, in which the input materials were sourced
by ARA Pebbles Center at procurement costs to put cost at a minimum.
companys aspires to grow and more therefore more users are desirable. Together
with Local Partner NPFC will Lendahand support Mary Jane by granting a loan to
grow her customer base and thus expand her business. The loan will be repaid in