Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Zenaida is a retailer of cosmetics and home products, such as soap, shampoo and detergents, to the people in her neighborhood. She has been doing it for over three years now and wants to increase her merchandise. That is why she is asking for a loan of P7,000 to buy lotion, perfumes, soap and shampoo to sell. This will help increase her sales. Aside from a good income, she also hopes to keep extending good services to her customers.

Additional Information

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
  • 1875
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $61,096,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.4
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Zenaida to buy lotion, perfumes, soap and shampoo to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 12, 2012
Nov 2, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 24, 2013