Elizabeth, 53 years old, is married with four children. Elizabeth has been engaged in hog raising for five years. She is a very diligent person; she makes sure that she can support the needs of her family.
She is asking for a loan amounting to 15,000 PHP (Philippines pesos) to buy feeds and additional piglets for her business. She hopes that her dreams come true for 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.