Julita is 53 years of age and has been a widow for 3 years. She is blessed with three grown-up children.
Julita operates her transportation business - particularly motorcycle transport. She owns two units for motorcycle transport. Aside from transportation, she is also engaged in selling fish as her additional source of income.
Julita plans to buy a carrier for her motorcycle and new wheels but she struggles with a shortage of capital. With her determination to get ahead of life, she is requesting a loan of PHP 9,000. She hopes that her requested loan amount will be granted so she can give her family a better way of life and secure her family's future.
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.