A loan of $800 helped to purchase a motorcycle, and to buy ingredients to make fried chicken.

Lorina's story

Lorina G. is a mother to three children and a 32-year-old wife to Forunato G.. She is a local of Culasi, Antique, Philippines, where the city is known as a center of commerce in the Northern part of the province. Her three children are all in elementary grades.

She started her business through loans from ASHI (Ahon Sa Hirap, Inc.). She started selling fried chicken with a rolling cart around the City Plaza. It caught the taste of the public and she was able to buy additional push carts.

Now her dream is to buy a motorcycle for easy and fast transportation of her goods. In addition, she plans to use this loan to buy more ingredients to make fried chicken. She is optimistic that the business she has started will grow. The proceeds from her business will be used to send her children to school until they reach college and find jobs.

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