Evangeline is 42 years old and married to a simple farmer, Albert. She sells different products in their community. Evangeline is a very hardworking mother. She make sure that she can meet all the needs of her children. She is asking for a loan of 20,000 PHP to buy lotion, shampoo, soap and other products for her business. She hopes that her business expands so that she can continue to meet all the needs of her children.
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.