Jimmy is 36 years old and married with two children. Jimmy is a very hardworking person. He has been engaged in the farming business for eight years.
When he got married to Sotrania, he borrowed money to buy one hectare of agricultural land and now he still manages the land. To have additional income, he is asking a loan amounting to PHP 15,000 to buy fertilizer and seed to grow for his farming business.
In the future, Jimmy hopes that he can fulfill all the needs of 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.