Medie works hard every single day, because she wants to give her family a good quality of life.
She is 45 years old and lives with her family in the village of Villa Concepcion, Cauayan city, Isabela. She hopes to maintain her business for the future of her family.
At this time, Medie aims to improve her retail store business but she doesn't have enough capital. Therefore, she is asking for a loan of PHP 20,000 to buy grocery items such as coffee, sugar, canned goods and noodles to sell. Medie hopes to maintain her business for the future of her family.
About Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc.
This loan is made possible by Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI), which means “a partner in development.” ASKI has been in operation for 25 years and runs multiple successful initiatives in addition to microlending. Its main microfinance branch focuses on lending to microentrepreneurs, small farmers, and fisher folk. ASKI also provides microinsurance and marketing support for borrowers, as well as educational programs to develop the skills of both borrowers and staff. The ASKI Foundation funds community development projects such as a daycare feeding program and scholarships for children. ASKI Global helps overseas Filipinos develop entrepreneurial and financial skills to maximize the impact of remittances.