Despite financial difficulty, Judy and her husband aim to improve their living status in order to continue sending their four children to college and to give them a better life. In this regard, Judy engages in selling boiled corn, buko pie and buko juice in their village to generate additional income.
She plans to improve the business in order to generate sufficient income. To improve the business, she is asking for a loan of PHP 15,000 to buy more stocks of corn, buko pie and buko juice for sale. She believes that she will make more improvements in the business through this financial assistance.
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.