Jaime is a responsible father who is raising his family in a rural community. He is 56 years old and has only one child. He aims to upgrade their status of living to give his family a better life.
Due to financial difficulties, he plans to engage in raising hogs to generate additional income. To work out his plan, he is asking for an additional capital of PHP 18,000 to buy the needed feeds, vitamins and piglets to raise. He believes that this financial assistance will make it possible for him to improve the business. Through his patience and sacrifices, he is hoping that someday, they will become successful and financially stable.
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.