“Nata de fruta” A simple start to a home business

Quirino Cruz, despite his difficult situation in life as a youth, never stopped looking for ways to provide for his family. He once failed but was not discouraged. With his will and determination, at age of 66, his small business of selling "nata de fruta" employed 100 people, expanded to production of other halo-halo ingredients such as: kaong, langka, monggo, and macapuno, and now earns millions of pesos for his family.