Alfredo is 47 years old and married with six children. For the past six years, he has been raising hogs in Amulung. Alfredo earns about 2,000 PHP for each hog disposed.
Alfredo is requesting a 7,000 PHP loan to buy feed and vaccines to sustain his business. In the future, he hopes to keep raising healthy hogs and generate good sales to improve his income.
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.