Ederlina is a hardworking and diligent person. She is married and raising four children. Her husband operates a motorcycle transportation while she is involved in a hog fattening business and in household work. They are helping each other to provide their children a comfortable life.
Presently, Ederlina is asking for 14,000 pesos to buy new tires and paint for their motorcycle as well as feed for her pigs. She hopes for great improvement to the transportation business of her husband and, at the same time, her 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.