Marilyn engages herself in fish selling. Through this occupation, she can help her husband in providing finances for their everyday necessities. She is asking for a loan in the amount of PHP 10,000 to buy additional fish to offer her customers. Providing variety of fish to the customers will increase her income. She just hopes for further improvement of her business and to be able to save for future use.
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.