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Mindo farms for a living. He and his wife nurture their land and grow rice to sell.

He is 45 years of age and does his best to keep the farm productive. He has been working in this kind of business for ten years. Due to his desire to have a better way of life, he applied for a PHP 31,000 loan for his family's farming business. He will use the funds to purchase seeds, fertilizers, and other farming necessities.

With this loan, both the farm yield and his income will increase. He hopes that his loan request will be granted.

Additional Information

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
  • 313
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $70,580,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Mindo to purchase seeds, fertilizers, and other farming necessities.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Mar 13, 2013
Mar 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 19, 2013