Guillerma is 39 years old and is married to Juanito, a farmer. They live in the village of Cabisera 15, San Antonio together with their three children. Guillerma is thankful for having her loving family who choose to be happy despite the hardships of life. Guillerma chose hog raising as her business.
At present, Guillerma would like to request a loan of PHP 45,000 as business capital so she can buy additional piglets and a supply of feed. She dreams of sending her children to college and of them having a better way of living some day. As a mother, she will do her very best to succeed in her endeavor.
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.