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Through the income from her business, Leticia is able to provide for her two children. She works hard and prays that she can prevail in their struggle in financial matters because most of the time her income, which amounts to PHP 700 daily, is not enough for her family. Now, she is insistent to ask a loan amount of PHP 18,000 to buy more fish, Styrofoam and additional vegetables to sell.

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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
  • 1888
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $61,001,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Leticia buy fish, styrofoam and vegetables to resell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 21, 2012
Dec 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2013