Roberto is 32 years old and married but has no child yet. He prays to have one soon.
He owns a hectare plot of land that he has cultivated for almost eight years now.
He is now asking for a loan to ensure proper nutrition of his crop for a higher yield upon harvest. He is asking for PHP 30,000 to pay for land preparation and seeds to grow in his farming business.
He would like to keep producing plentiful crops and earn enough income for the improvements of their lives.
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.