Sheryl is married and is the mother of four children.
She is 25 years of age and is a very industrious hog-raiser. She has been involved in raising pigs for over four years. She earns an income of PHP 10,000 from previous sales and uses this to improve their living situation.
She wants to achieve a higher income to save for the education of her children. For this reason, she is asking for a loan of PHP 7,000 to buy feed and vitamins.
She just hopes to be able to improve her hogs to achieve an enhanced profit and also 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.