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Lennie believes that facing the future is not easy. Lennie is 24 years of age, married, and has one child. Lennie has been managing her sari-sari (variety) store business for over five years. She usually sells spices, snack foods, beverages and noodles.

Lennie wish to expand the business thru extending the range of products she sells in their village. That’s why she is asking for a loan of P30,000 to buy additional items to sell like eggs, coffee, milk and sugar. Lennie hopes to continue to operate the business and meet the demands of her customers and create good service for them.

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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

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1443
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $59,117,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.8
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Lennie to buy additional items to sell like eggs, coffee, milk and sugar.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 9, 2011
Feb 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 22, 2012