A loan of $800 helped to buy noodles, biscuits, candies, canned goods, soaps, seasonings, soft drinks, beverages and fish to sell.


Elma's story

Elma is a hard-working mother who owns and manages a variety store in their village. She is 44 years old and was blessed with two children. Being hard-working parents, they have been able to support their children's education and to acquire their basic necessities. But due to the high cost of commodities and school fees, she needs to improve her business so that they will be able to meet all their needs especially for their children's schooling.

Elma is asking for additional capital of PHP 35,000 to buy noodles, biscuits, candies, canned goods, soaps, seasonings, soft drinks, beverages and fish to sell. She believes that she can improve her business if she continues to manage it well. She hopes that her business will grow and become viable in the future.



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: December 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI)

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: December 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI)