Susan, 39 years old, is married and has five grown children. Susan is a woman with full of determination and love of her family. Her husband works as farmer.
She is engaged in selling different products within the community. Susan is requesting a loan of PHP 10,000 to buy canned goods, spices, sugar, cooking oil and drinks for her store. She is dreaming that someday she can build her own stall in front of their house.
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.