Managing a farming business requires strong determination, strong body, and hard work in order to attain abundant blessings from it. So Efren, a farmer in the village of Lasam is doing his best to obtain these traits. Enough funds are also one of the vital needs of such activity.
Efren wants to yield bountiful crops to provide his family a comfortable life, so he is requesting a loan of PHP 12,000 for maintenance of his business. It would be used to purchase fertilizers, seeds, and insecticides. He hopes to achieve his wish loan to make his dream possible.
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.