Ivy Claire is 32 years old and a mother of two. With determination and hard work, she is able to provide for her children's needs through the net profits from her clothing sales business. She has been managing this business for six years, and is doing her best to provide her family with a comfortable life.
Ivy Claire wants to improve her business to save for her family's needs and the future education of her children, as well as to help her business grow. She is a requesting a loan of 30,000 PHP to purchase more shirts, blouses, shorts, pants, and dresses. She hopes to use this requested amount to increase her customer satisfaction.
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.