Julita is 62 years old, married and has six children. She raises hogs as a source of income. She has been in this business for over 20 years and it is a great help to her family's living situation. Despite her age, Julita wishes to care for more pigs, and raise healthy and meaty hogs in order to achieve greater income. Now, she is requesting a loan of P8,000 to buy vitamins, feed and two more pigs. These would be a help in attaining good proceeds.
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.