Sheryl Jane believes that "patience and strong determination are the key to success". She is 27 years old, married and has two infant-age children. Despite financial difficulty, she has the strong determination to improve their status of living.
Sheryl is running a small variety store in their village while her husband cultivates their farm lots. She aimed to acquire different stocks of grocery items to sell but she has no enough capital. Therefore, she is asking for an additional of PHP 10,000to buy additional stocks of soft drinks, snack foods, biscuits, canned goods, noodles, eggs, soaps, beverages and seasonings for resale. Through this loan, she is hoping that she will improve the business and make it more viable and profitable.
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.