Her general store is the primary source income of Adelyn. She is from the village of Del Pilar, Alicia. She has been in her business for three years and usually earns a minimum of PHP 300 a day. She is 36 years old and happily married to Ramill. Adelyn is requesting a loan in the amount of PHP 25,000 to buy grocery items such as canned goods, beverages, condiments and assorted types of bread to sell. She hopes that she can obtain her desired loan to improve her 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.