Warren is 26 years old, married, and has two children. He lives with his family in the village of Magleticia in the province of Isabela. Warren is a farmer raising corn and pineapple.
Warren is requesting as loan for 20,000 PHP, which he will use to buy insecticides, fertilizers, urea, and other supplies. His challenge is fighting blights.
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.