This is Myrna, a 57-year-old woman who is married with three kids. She manages a farm business with the help of her husband. Myrna is a very responsible person. According to her, she wanted to undergo training about crops so that she can maintain the quality of her farm business. Myrna is asking for a loan of PHP 12,000 to purchase 2 sacks of seed and fertilizer.
Myrna hopes that she can provide a good life for her 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.