Villamor is from the village of La Suerte in the town of Angadanan. He is 45 years old and is married to Ovelyn. To generate income, Villamor is engaged in the hog-raising business, while his wife is busy selling vegetables in their village. They work hard to meet their daily needs. At this time, Villamor is asking a loan in the amount of PHP 25,000 to buy feed, vaccines, and vitamins for his hogs. He hopes that he can obtain his desired loan to sustain the needs of his hogs.
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.