Simplicio, 37, is a hard-working and uncomplaining person. He is married and has two children to provide for through his farming business. He always gives his best to his source of income in order to achieve a good end result.
To attain this, he is asking for a loan of the amount of PHP 20,000 to buy seeds, fertilizers and pay for labor costs. He hopes through this loan, he will able to yield plentiful crops that will result in an improvement of the family's lifestyle.
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.