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Editha has been engaged in an agricultural business particularly raising crops and pigs. She started her livestock in the year 1994. Editha is happily married having four grown up children.

Editha raised four fattening and one sow. She is grateful because her through her agricultural business she is able to educate her four children and give them a comfortable lifestyle. Editha still aims for progressive business so she adopts new techniques in proper care of pigs to fulfill her dreams in life.

Editha is now seeking for additional working capital amount of 40,000 Philippine pesos (PHP) allowing her to buy hog feed. Some amount will also be used for farm supplies for her farming business. She hopes for continuous growth of her business so she can have a viable source of income since she is getting old already.

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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.

ASKI’s motto is “Together, let’s make things happen!” Join ASKI's Kiva Lending Team or view its website.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 482
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $69,645,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.1
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Editha to buy hog feed and some amount will be used for her 2.5 hectares of farm land.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Nov 8, 2012
Dec 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2013