With four family members depending on her, Jonalyn, currently unemployed, hopes to find a new job soon so she can provide food on the table. While waiting for that, she needs insurance that would be of great help to her family in the future.
Delia says the recent death of a loved one from a heart attack was a big eye-opener. For her, it means that life is unpredictable, and it is better to prepare her surviving family members should something happen to her. Because of this, Delia would need insurance.
John Paul is only on second grade despite already being 13 years old. This is because he was born prematurely, which affected his ability to walk. He would also constantly be sick, so he had to stop going to school when he was younger. He dreams of becoming a doctor in the future so he can help his mother with their finances.
A victim of hit and run more than a decade ago, Ludovico had a spinal cord injury that kept him from walking and finding work. He hopes to have insurance so he can leave something for his wife and two children when the unfortunate happens to him.
Having not finished school, Emily finds it difficult to find a job with regular pay. Currently, she makes handicraft for a living, but it does not provide steady income for her family. She wishes to be insured so that her family would at least be secured when something untoward happens to her.
Debra had polio when she was an infant, and this affected her mobility. Currently, she produces handicrafts for a local cooperative, but she dreams of having a steady source of income so she can be independent someday. Until then, she hopes to have insurance in case of an unexpected situation.
Camar is a PWD. One side of his body is paralyzed, affecting the movement of his arm and leg. His wife has to tend to him as he needs help in moving around and doing everyday tasks.
After having one of his legs amputated, Angelito had difficulty looking for jobs. He dreams of having a permanent job to provide for his wife and son’s needs. He also needs insurance to be prepared in case of untoward incidents.
Evelyn’s only wish is to have a permanent job so her children can finish their education. This, she believes, is the greatest legacy she can leave for them. Insurance will also be of great help in case something unfortunate happens to her.
Feliciano lost his job recently, and as the only one working in his family, he does now know how to provide for his wife and two children. With his current situation, he hopes to have insurance that will help his family when the unexpected happens to him.
An accident when he was 19 years old made Marlon unable to work and help his family. Not wanting to be a burden even further, he hopes to have insurance that will be of great help in case he meets an accident.
Alicia realized the importance of insurance when she got sick more than 20 years ago and she had nowhere to go to for help. She hopes that by having insurance now, her family will not shoulder the financial burden in case an accident happens to her.
Jovito had a spinal cord injury due to an accident when he was younger. This made it hard for him to find work. Currently unemployed, he at least wishes to be secured in case another accident happens to him, so his family will not be burdened financially.
Maria Fe got sick when she was younger, and this drained her family’s money. Now, she works hard as an encoder to be able to save enough money in case of emergency. She’s also banking on insurance as a financial safety net.
Mechel does not have a regular job, making it difficult for her to provide for the needs of her family. She hopes that in case she meets and accident, insurance will be the safety net to protect her family from unexpected expenses.
Hoel was only able to study up to elementary school. He wished to have pursued higher studies to have a regular job that provides for the daily needs of his family. Since that seems far-fetched now, he hopes to at least be insured to avoid more financial problems for his family.
Even at a young age of 10, Nestor has experienced hardships. Having lost his father and with only his mother supporting him, he often eats only one meal in a day. Insurance would be of great assistance to him and his mother.
Berting was injured after a falling from a coconut tree he was climbing when he was younger. This accident made him stop schooling, which in turn made it difficult for him to find a decent-paying job. He knows that insurance would serve as protection in case of another accident.
Ricky had to discontinue his studies due to financial constraints. This, he believes, is the reason he does not have a regular job that pays well, something he wishes he has so he can help his family. He believes that insurance will be beneficial to avoid more financial problems.
Reyden was not able to reach his dream of entering college because her mother could not afford the expenses that would come with it. He knows that insurance would be of great help, but his current financial situation prevents him from getting one.
Mirasol dreams of having her own business someday so she can have a steady source of income for her basic needs. Though she has work now, it is not regular - she does not know until when she has work. She knows that insurance would be beneficial in case she meets an accident.
Manudato has experienced a lot in life. His house was ravaged by fire. Then, he lost his job. He dreams of getting his family – his wife and four children – out of poverty, but his current situation prevents him from doing that. With insurance, his family would be secure in case of untoward incidents.
Edelberta’s family did not have enough money to let her finish her schooling when she was younger. This made it hard for her to find work. Currently, she earns just around $5 per month by making handicrafts, which is not enough to get insurance for herself.
Pappay is a person with disability who works as a house maid. She hopes to have a better job so her children can continue pursuing their education. She wants to be insured to avoid financial problems for her family in case something happens to her.
Ronnie learned a hard lesson when his father died due to an illness – they did not have enough money for the medications and the hospital bill. Now, he wants insurance for himself as he does not want to burden his family with financial problems in case something unfortunate happens to him.
Noime’s family had to sell their land after she was diagnosed with a tumor on her spinal cord a few years back. This caused financial setbacks for her family. With no steady job, she relies on the cooperative where she is a member of for income. Insurance is not something she can afford.
Kitty is a person with disability (PWD), and her limitations are aggravated by her family's poverty. Kitty's mother says that taking care of her can be difficult at times, because she cannot be left by herself. When something unexpected happens to Kitty, insurance will be of great help.
Since an accident that happened when she was 20 years old, Nancy has been having difficulty moving around. She only wants to make sure that she has food on the table for her and her family, including her four grandchildren. Having insurance means one less thing to worry about.
Ana is a member of their local cooperative in the Southern part of the Philippines. She wants to have insurance so that her son Oliver will not be left empty-handed in case something unfortunate happens to her.