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Adelisa
Adelisa is a married woman who lives in Negros Occidental. She earns her living by operating a general store, a carenderia (local eatery) and a tricycle transport business. Her husband Carlito, who is 52 years old, works as a carpenter to earn his living and helps in his wife's business activities. They have four children who are between 22 and 28 years old.

Adelisa joined NWTF-Project Dungganon in 1993 because she aspired for something better for her family. With the help of her past 18 loans from NWTF-Project Dungganon, Adelisa has been incrementally lifting her family out of poverty by the sweat of her brow. Her previous loan of PHP 23,000 helped her earn a monthly profit of PHP 11,000, uplifting the family's standard of living.

This time, for her 19th loan, she is borrowing PHP 25,000 to buy more stock for the store so that she can continue to save up for the future enlargement of her business. Adelisa is a Dungganon woman who is following an honorable path toward the achievement of her dreams.

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About Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation

Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF) is a non-governmental organization established with an aim to help men and women achieve self-sufficiency, particularly in the province of Negros Occidental’s low-income communities. The organization offers its clients a wide variety of products, including loans for micro-entrepreneurs, hospital income benefits, life insurance, accidental death benefits and more. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the reach of these products to low-income urban and rural communities.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1679
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $58,968,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.7
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Adelisa to purchase more stock to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 17, 2011
Listed
Mar 20, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 15, 2011