She is responsible housewife who runs a small retail store within her community to supplement her husband's income. She has operating the business for almost two years and she aims for more improvements in order to generate a higher income.
Due to financial insufficiency, she is seeking a loan amount of PHP 10,000.00 to buy additional stocks of soft drinks, canned goods, assorted biscuits, beverages, seasonings and noodles to resell in her store. She is kind and industrious, and she hopes that she will further improve the business some day.
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.