Gabriel is engaged in an agricultural business. He has two hectares of land where he grows corn and he also maintains a hog-raising business. He is 40 years old and still single. Gabriel is the fifth child of nine siblings.
Gabriel would like to provide his hogs with proper nutrition and care so he can make them healthier upon reaching their maturity period. To make his goal possible, he is asking for a loan of PHP 35,000 which will enable him to buy necessary supply of feeds and vitamins.
He knows that with financial assistance from the lenders, he can make his business grow and support the needs of his 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.