Juliet is from the village of La Paz Saguday. She and her husband work hard on the family farm. The couple have been blessed with three children.
Juliet request a loan amount of P21,000 to buy fertilizers, insecticide and payment for the labor cost of transplanting of crops for farming business. She hopes that she could be able to improve her rice farming business to be able to save money for the schooling of her children.
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.