Imelda's greatest dream in life is to let her children finish their studies and get employment someday.
Imelda is 47 years old, married and has four children. She runs a livestock business, particularly hogs for breeding. She has been running the business since she got married. Imelda has one pig that is a sow that produced piglets. Imelda wishes to borrow a loan of PHP 35,000 to buy feed for the maintenance of her sow and piglets.
She hopes to continuously manage the operation of her livestock business. In this way, she could obtain continuous growth of her income so she could provide her family basic commodities.
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.