Gregoria is a 33-year-old woman who lives in the Isabela province of Ilagan. She started this business nine years ago. She expanded her business by selling beauty products in the community. Her business activities are the main source of income for her family. She is trying really hard to continue her business successfully. She needs to pay for her daughter's school fees and other expenses by having successful business activities.
She is a humble woman who says, "I would like to request this loan to expand my business by purchasing the necessary materials for my personal products supply business." The total amount she is requesting is PHP 17,000 to buy additional supplies.
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.