Flordelisa is 40 years old, married and has three children. She raises hogs to sell as income. She usually gains approximately P2, 000 with each hog sold. She has been in this business for almost three years now. Flordelisa is now asking for additional capital to invest in her hog-selling business. She will buy feed, vaccines and medicines for sustainability. This will help the hogs to be healthier.
In the future, Flordelisa would like to make her business more profitable to earn income that can be reserved for her family's emergency purposes.
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.