Flordeliza is from the village of Capellan. She is 42 years old, is married, and has six adult children.
Flordeliza owns and operates a business preparing and selling cooked food for daily meals. She has been engaged in her business for over ten years and earns approximately 4,000 PHP a month.
Flordeliza hopes to improve her business and living situation. She is requesting a new loan of 14,000 PHP, which will be used to purchase raw ingredients needed to make products for sale.
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.