Arlyn is 31 years old, married, and blessed with two children. To help her family, she built up her own business. She has a piggery business that was built at the back of their house. Now, she is requesting PHP 7,000 to buy feeds and vitamins for her pigs’ growth. She hopes that through this loan, she will be able to increase her sales because she wishes to save for the family's development .
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.