Vitalina is a happy person and an ambitious one, who started her business through house to house service. Vitalina offers manicure and pedicure services to her customers. She also performs haircutting services for her customers. Vitalina is happy that because of her patience and hard work, she can rent a stall to perform her business.
Vitalina wishes for additional capital of PHP 10,000 to buy hair coloring, hair spa and wax for hair treatment. She believes that by doing this, she will encourage more customers to be served and generate income as well.
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.