Josie is 52 years old and married to Domingo. She is a hardworking woman. She has two grown children. Josie is from the village of Bagong Silang in the province of Isabela.
Josie engages in fattening pigs. She is asking for a loan of 6,000 PHP to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs. She hopes that someday she can meet all the needs of her family.
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.