A loan of $275 helped to invest in expanding the business.

Marinelle's story

Marinelle B. is from the town of Lallo, Cagayan. She is 24 years old. Marinelle is married and has one infant child. To make a living, Marinelle owns and operates a general store where she sells a variety of different products to the local community.

Marinelle joined ASKI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Marinelle is requesting a new loan of 12000 PHP which will be used to invest in expanding the business. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of her family.

About ASKI:

ASKI is one of pioneer micro-finance institutions in the Philippines committed to serving the needy in Central and Northern Luzon through socio-economic development and holistic transformation.

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