Reysie is 32 years old, single, and known as a lesbian. Her ambition in life is to become successful and financially stable.
Due to the lack of job opportunities, she decided to start her own business and is in the buy-and-sell business of plastic wares and hardware in the public market to generate income. She has been in this business for almost ten years.
She aims to improve the business by increasing her stock of hardware to sell.
Reysie is hoping that her loan will be granted so she can make improvements in the business.
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.