A loan of $525 helped to purchase more seeds, manure and fertilizer and to improve the land.


Manuel's story

Manuel lives with his wife and five children. He works farming rice, a business he has had for more than 10 years. With the income he earns from his sales, he is able to meet his household expenses.

He is requesting a loan to purchase more seeds, manure and fertilizer and to improve the land that is shown in the photograph so that he can produce a larger quantity of basic grains. This will satisfy his customers so that he can increase his sales and give his family a more stable financial situation.



Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: April 18, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI)

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Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: April 18, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI)