A loan of $600 helped to buy soft drinks, canned goods, sugar, cooking oil to sell.


Irene's story

Irene shows patience and determination in achieving her dreams. She would like to give a better life to her family. She did not finish her education. Thus, to generate income, she keeps busy all day long managing her sari-sari store in front of her house. She has been operating this business for almost seven years and she earns approximately PHP250 each day in this business. She has three children. Her youngest is still attending school and might need daily allowances.

Irene is now asking for a loan of PHP25,000 to buy soft drinks, canned goods, sugar, and cooking oil to sell in her store. She needs to stock more commodities in her store to increase the capacity of sales from her business.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: January 18, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI)

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: January 18, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI)