Total loan: $600

Isidra Agbayani's Group

Yeban Norte, Benito Soliven, Cagayan Valley, Philippines / Retail

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A loan helped to purchase products such as shampoo, toothpaste, soap, etc.

Isidra Agbayani's Group's story

Isidra A., a married 58-year-old, is the leader of a small group with humble livelihoods. For 10 years, Isidra has operated a retail shop that sells daily-use products such as shampoo, soap, canned goods and some snack foods in the community. She earns about PHP 2,000 each month. Isidra is requesting PHP 5,000 as her portion of this loan to buy stock such as soft drinks and snacks to sell. She and the other members hope that their respective businesses will further grow for the benefit of their families.

About ASKI:

ASKI is one of the most successful microfinance institutions in the Philippines. It has 38 branches covering the Central and Northeastern areas. Its clients are mostly farmers, fisherfolks and small entrepreneurs.

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