Jenalyn raises hogs and re-sells them for a proift to cover school fees for her children who are in their elementary grades. Jenalyn is 30 years old, married and has three children. She also has a small store. Jenalyn wants to keep diversifying her business that is why she is asking for a loan of P7,000 to buy feed and vaccines for hogs.
In the future, Jenalyn would like to keep earning good income and saving funds for the education of her children which leads to a better employment someday.
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.