Rocky has worked as a farmer for five years and as a hog raiser for three years. Rocky is not yet married but he has a child.
Rocky would like to borrow a loan of PHP 25,000, which will be used to buy feed and vaccines to ensure the proper nutrition and growth of his hogs. He hopes that the lenders will provide him with financial assistance so he can make his business grow and provide for the needs of his child.
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.