Delfina Perlita is a single mother from the village of San Mateo. She is able to work hard and raise enough money to raise her children and address the needs of her family. She managed a store for five years. In order to maintain her store, she is asking for 15,000 PHP to buy canned goods, noodles, snack foods, and spices.
Delfina Perita hopes that her business will expand so that she can sustain the daily needs of her family.
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.