Raul is a loving father of two, who is 51 years old and married to Amelia. Raul is a government employee of their municipality. With his passion to give his family a comfortable living, Raul manages a hog raising business, particularly hogs for breeding.
Raul admits that his income for being an employee is not enough to sustain his family and at the same time cover his hogs' feed. In this connection, Raul is asking for a loan of P50,000 to buy feed for his hogs. He believes that the loan will help him provide his hogs' feed.
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.