Roberto's guiding principle is hard work and determination. This guiding principle pushes him to strive for the best.
Roberto has been running his shop for 30 years. He is married with four children. Roberto aspires to have a stable source of income. He is seeking a loan of 10,000 PHP to allow him to buy stocks of cellphones and cellphone accessories. He knows that through this requested loan amount he will make a better income which will improve his family's living conditions.
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.