Leonida runs her piggery business. She is glad because, through her hard work and proper care to her raised hogs, she is able to keep her piggery business profitable. Leonida is 55 years of age and a widow.
Leonida would like to continuously grow her piggery business, thus she is requesting a loan. She is seeking an amount of PHP 11,000 which will be used to buy hog feed and essential vitamins to raise pigs.
Leonida hopes and prays that lenders will continue to support her financially, so she could sustain her piggery business. She believes that her goals will be realized someday because she has been doing her best in order to earn greater income and secure her family's 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.