Jovillo, 47 years old, has three school-aged children. A very jolly and loving father, he managed a farm for ten years. In order to provide for the needs of his family, he needs to work hard. He is asking a loan of Php 20,000 to buy farm inputs for his business. In the future, Jovillo hopes he can renovate their house to have a good quality of living for his family.
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.