She owns a butcher shop in the public market. She specifically offers pork, chicken, and beef. She knows that through having this kind of business, she is able to help her husband generate a better income and support the education of their two children. Brenda aims to have her butcher shop business be continuous.
With regards to her determination to improve her financial stability and way of living, she is asking for a loan of 50,000 PHP to buy more stock of pork, chicken, and beef to sell.
She believes that someday she will be able improve the business through financial assistance.
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.