Due to financial difficulty, Brenda aimed to improve her hog-raising business in order to generate sufficient income. She is 30 years old and has three children. She and her husband aimed to uplift their source of living in order to satisfy their necessities and finance the education of their children. Because of this, Brenda aims to raise more pigs to sell. She is asking for an additional capital of 41,000 PHP to buy feed, vitamins and additional piglets to raise. Despite the problems and difficulties in her life, she believes that she will improve the business in the 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.