Edlyn, 19, married, and they have no child yet. She has been managing a mini-restaurant for almost one year. She is requesting a loan of PHP 5,000 to purchase additional ingredients to cook more dishes to sell to be able to satisfy her customers demands.
She is hoping that her profits will helps her a lot to improve and expand her business through the help of KIVA and ASKI.
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.