Hog-raising is the primary source of income for Arceli. She is from the village of Centro 1 in the town of Angadanan. She is now 56 years old, and is married with four children. Arceli is a responsible mother. At this time, she is requesting a loan in the amount of PHP 12,000 to buy feed and vaccines for the maintenance of her hogs. She hopes to grow her business.
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.