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Melecio
Melecio is 47 years old and has earned a living as a farmer for the last four years. Recently, he has faced several large challenges, including an unexpected typhoon, pests and other insects. He is applying for a loan for PHP 25,000 to help his farm recover by buying corn seeds, fertilizer and insecticides. He hopes that this loan and his hard work will allow him to recover from these difficulties.

Additional Information

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.

ASKI’s motto is “Together, let’s make things happen!” Join ASKI's Kiva Lending Team or view its website.

About Philippines

  • $1175
    Average annual income
  • 1155
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $54,856,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.8
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Melecio to buy supplies for a farm.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 24, 2011
Listed
Dec 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jul 15, 2012