"Touching and knowing the life of the client" is the secret of Lilibeth, 36 years old. She is married and has five children. She would like to have more clients and to invest in her personal collection business of plates, spoons and glasses. She has been engaged in her business for five years.
Lilibeth is asking for a loan of PHP 5,000 to purchase different products that she can offer to her neighbors. She dreams that someday she will see her children finish their studies.
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.