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Samuel is 41 years old and lives in Baligatan province of Isabela. He started this business seven years ago. He studied to be an electrician, which helped him to obtain his own workshop. He achieved this and carries out the role of electrician.

He is married with children and his wife manages their store. He works hard every day with great effort. In the future he longs to make his business bigger. He has difficulty with delinquent payments. With the loan he requested amounting PHP 10,000 he will buy tools and materials.

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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
  • 1861
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $61,075,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.2
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Samuel to buy additional tools and materials for his business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 4, 2012
May 7, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2012