Antonia is 56 years old. She engages in a livestock raising business as her occupation. She has been in this business for nine years. She was satisfied with its great contribution to improve her family's living conditions.
Antonia wants to expand her business and is asking for a loan amount of PHP10,000 to buy extra chicks, vitamins and feed for her goats. She hopes to acquire more income in order to lift their poor standard living.
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.