Hog raising is the primary source of income for Rogelio. He has been a hog raiser for five years. Rogelio is 48 years old now and is married, with three school-aged children. At this time, Rogelio is requesting a loan in the amount of PHP 37,000 to buy feed, vaccine and vitamins for the proper growth of his hog. He hopes that he can obtain his desired loan to improve his business.
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.