Angelita is 54 years old and is married to Mariano. They are blessed with four children. Her husband is a farmer, planting rice and corn in the Philippines.
Angelita is engaged in a hog raising business, primarily hogs for breeding. Sometimes, she has difficulties in feeding her pigs, that’s why she has decided to request a loan of PHP20,000 to buy feed for the maintenance of her pigs.
She hopes to maintain her business for the future of her family. She will manage her business well and gain higher income. She would like to save some of the income for their future emergencies.
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.