Amarles is married with two children and lives in the village of Lapaz, Cabatuan. Amarles is a very responsible mother and wife to her husband. She is engaged in a pig-raising business, primarily pigs for breeding.
Now, Amarles is requesting a loan of P 27,000 to buy feed and vitamins to sustain her pigs. She wishes that someday her business will expand to give her family a good quality life.
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.