Erlinda, 52 years old, is a very jolly and responsible parent of three grown up children from the mountainous province of Isabela.
She has been engaged in raising hogs for two years. She fattens them and sells them to have income and sustain her family.
She is asking a loan of PHP 7,000 to buy feed and piglets to expand her business so that she can sustain her family.
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.