Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Werslyn is a responsible child and in his young age he involved himself in the farming business. He grows and harvests corn to sell. He helps his parents generate income for their sustenance. He is now asking for a loan of PHP15,000 to buy insecticides and pesticides they need in the business.

In the future, Werslyn hopes to keep improving his sales and to help lift his family out of poverty.

Additional Information

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.

ASKI’s motto is “Together, let’s make things happen!” Join ASKI's Kiva Lending Team or view its website.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1943
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $61,098,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.8
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Werslyn to buy insecticides and pesticides used in farming.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
May 24, 2013
Jun 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 22, 2013