Abegail's only source of income is her business of cooking and selling meals and snacks within her community. She is a 22-year old married woman with no children.
She and her husband aspire to become successful, financially stable, and have a bright future. To achieve their goals, Abegail wants to make her business more profitable and generate a higher income. Having limited capital, she would like to request a loan of 20,000.00 PHP to buy fresh meat, vegetables, fish, flour, sugar, seasonings and other ingredients needed to cooked and sell food items in the local community.
Being patience and industrious, she is hoping that someday, she will make her business more profitable.
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.