Baking Sweet Success

Baking Sweet Success

Angela Antoinette Amorganda’s love for baking fueled her to establish her own bakeshop. It all started when her friend asked her to buy their baking equipment.  But because of her own dream to become a successful business woman, she pursued and registered her own...

Transforming failures to success

Transforming failures to success

From shell buttons to native delicacies, Gabriela Jimeno, now runs her own fashion accessories shop -- KGD Infinite Fashion. Jimeno is one of the graduates of the Kapatid Mentor ME (KMME) program. At present time, KGD generated 20 jobs and opened 6 outlets all over...

Crafting entrepreneurial success

Crafting entrepreneurial success

For Cesar Pasco, life was never easy especially in crafting business. After working in Saudi Arabia, he started trying to be a businessman and because of his grit and passion, he succeeded. In year 2009, Cesar started with a capital of 250.00 and with perseverance,...

Preservation of Entrepreneurial Success

Preservation of Entrepreneurial Success

Leonie Reyes of Natures Dew Enterprises (Reyes Pickle Gourmet) was one of the mentees of the Kapatid Mentor ME (KMME) program who now produces 500 bottles of crisp and delicious pickles made from fresh vegetables with six different variants. Leonie was one of the...

EGGstraordinary Cooperative

EGGstraordinary Cooperative

Judit Alday-Mangmang established Batangas Egg Producers Cooperative (BEPCO) on September 30, 2010. Department of Agriculture (DA) granted a loan worth 60 million to capitalize the Egg Cooperative. The company started with just 10 employees but after KMME she added...

[KMME Mentees’ Stories] Blending Food, Art and Entrepreneurship

[KMME Mentees’ Stories] Blending Food, Art and Entrepreneurship

To satisfy his summer cravings, Xavier Mercado decided to start his own halo-halo store in April 2004. With a starting capital of 25,000 pesos, he started the business on his own. He then ventured into Filipino cuisine fused with even more local touch by adding his...

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