Janet is a farmer who has been growing corn and rice for five years. She buys her supplies in her town and sells her products in the market in the same place.
Janet will use the loan that she requested to buy seeds and fertilizer to grow corn and rice. The loan will help her to increase her income, which means she will be able to help her family and to invest. Her dream is to finish the construction of her own home.
In her free time, Janet enjoys resting and walking in their community.
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.
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