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Raquel
A very supportive mother of three grown-up children. Raquel, 42 years old, lives in the village of San Juan, province of Isabela. Raquel manages her own store with her husband Johnny. Aside from their store, her spouse is also a simple farmer in their village. They both help each other to support their family.

Raquel is requesting a loan of PHP 18,000 to buy a variety of products that she can offer in the community. She hopes that someday her business will be bigger so that she can supply the needs of her family.

Additional Information

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

  • $1175
    Average annual income
  • 350
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $50,930,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.2
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Raquel to buy spices, coffee, noodles, drinks and soap for her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 25, 2012
Listed
May 6, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Nov 19, 2012