Evelyn is a hard-working mother who is engages in a hog-raising business to generate income. She is 38 years old and has two school-aged children. With her husband, she agreed to continue sending their children to school so that they will earn a degree and becomes professionals in the future. Despite the hardships in farming, they have the determination to pursue their plan.
Evelyn aims to improve her hog-raising business to increase her income. She is asking for an additional capital of P34,000 to buy feed, vitamins and vaccines needed in hog-raising. She believes that the loan will help them to improve the business.
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.