Roselita is a loveable mother. She is 45 years old, married and has four children who attend school. She married to a farmer, and to supplement his income, she operates a daily buy and sell business for fruits and vegetables. She sells to the people in her village.
She is requesting a loan of PHP 35,000 to buy more vegetables to sell such as eggplant, cabbage, squash, tomatoes, onions, garlic, and bitter melon. This will increase her sales capacity, and will enable her to save as well. She wants to keep extending fresh products and gracious services to all her customers.
Roselita would like to continuously grow, in terms of financial matters, to provide a good education to her children. This is the best heritage she can provide.
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.