Noriza is a hard-working and industrious woman. She is friendly and business-oriented woman. She is young, and is married with two children. Her husband's occupation is a soldier.
Noriza aims to make her retail store a stable source of income. But since her retail store is still in a crisis stage, Noriza is in need of financial support amounting to PHP 5,000. She will use this loan to buy eggs, cooking oil, assorted biscuits, sugar, milk, ingredients and soft drinks for her retail store. She knows that this loan will be really of great impact, most especially in increasing her sales and profits.
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.