Cristomie is 43 years of age, married and has two children who attend school. It is a big responsibility to be the head of the family. Cristomie always tries to give the best quality of life to his family. Cristomie's main source of income is farming. He also engages in a hog raising business as an additional source of income of the family to further sustain his family needs.
Cristomie is asking for a loan of P40,000 to buy piglets to raise and to buy feed for the hogs. He will manage his business well for a continuous source of income for the family and to be able allow his children to finish their education through income generated from the business. Cristomie wishes to see his children wearing a cap and gown for graduation and become professionals someday.
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.