Rose is engaged in hog raising business in the village of Addalam Jones, Isabela. She is married to Antonio Jr. who is a farmer. She would like to maintain her hog raising business by providing enough supply of feeds for her hogs. For this, she is borrowing PHP4,000 as additional capital to pursue her plans.
Rosie and Antonio Jr. have two children who are still studying. The eldest is John Anthony-14 years old and Rex-13 years old. Rosie hopes that her two children could finish their schooling. The couple hopes for the support of the KIVA lenders to their business
About Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc.
This loan is made possible by Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI), which means “a partner in development.” ASKI has been in operation for 25 years and runs multiple successful initiatives in addition to microlending. Its main microfinance branch focuses on lending to microentrepreneurs, small farmers, and fisher folk. ASKI also provides microinsurance and marketing support for borrowers, as well as educational programs to develop the skills of both borrowers and staff. The ASKI Foundation funds community development projects such as a daycare feeding program and scholarships for children. ASKI Global helps overseas Filipinos develop entrepreneurial and financial skills to maximize the impact of remittances.