Hydee is 35 years old, married and has two children. Though Hydee works at an office still she ventures herself in livestock raising to add to her income. From this business, she is able to earn about P8,000 per head after fattening them. She is grateful that her income allows her to help sustain the financial needs of her children and their daily needs.
She dreams to lift her family from poor living, that’s why she works hard through her hog raising business. She wants also to provide the necessities needed of her pigs, therefore she avail a loan amount P50,000 to buy feeds, vaccine and vitamins for her pigs.
She hopes this will make them fit and nourish to provide higher sales at disposing time, and she hopes to grow her business to secure her family living.
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.