Josephinenis35 years old. She and her family are currently residing in the village of San Vicente, where the main business is farming. With this business, she's asking for a loan of PHP 26,000 to buy fertilizer and seeds for her farm. For all her efforts, her crops are growing productively. She hopes that her agricultural business will continuously become more progressive so that she can earn more income 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.