A loan helped to buy fertilizer and pesticides for his new crops.


Ruben's story

Ruben is a 47-year-old hardworking farmer from General Tinio, Nueva Ecija. He is happily married to Anita and they are blessed with three children who are pursuing their studies.

Ruben has been in farming for almost 23 years. He plants rice and sells it after it has been harvested. Ruben has been a reliable client of Alalay sa Kaunlaran (ASKI). for about 10 years.

He has been entrusted again with a loan of 70,000 PHP under ASKI's agricultural loan program. The proceeds will be used to buy fertilizer and pesticides for his new crops.

Ruben's dream is for her family to have a better life and for his children to finish their education. With the help of ASKI and Kiva lenders. Ruben hopes to become successful at his business.


This loan is special because:

It allows this borrower to access a loan, plus other family-oriented services.



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