Total loan: $400


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Jaen, Nueva Ecija, Central Luzon, Philippines / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.

Marites's story

Marites is a 52-year-old hardworking farmer from Palayan City, Nueva Ecija. She is happily married to Ronaldo, a painter, and they are blessed with 6 children, 3 of whom are still pursuing their studies. For about 7 years, she has managed a piggery business that is the souce of the family's daily income. Marites and her husband pursue their careers just to support the needs of their children.

She has been a reliable client of Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI) for about 4 years. Nilda has been granted a loan of PHP 20,000 under the agricultural loan program of ASKI. Her loan will be used to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.

Marites want to be a successful businesswoman in the near future. She hopes that with the help of ASKI and Kiva funders, her piggery will expand.