Viviana is a small business entrepreneur living in Libag with her family. She is 38-years-old and has been running her business selling livestock feed for about three years. She would like to make her business more profitable but has insufficient funds to buy more products to sell. To meet her goal, Viviana is borrowing PHP 30,000 to buy sacks of livestock feed, vaccines and medicines to sell in her store.
Viviana hopes to keep extending friendly and affordable services to all her customers.
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.