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Amelita is 53 years old, married and has 6 children. She earns a living by leasing farming equipment in the Philippines. Amelita is borrowing PHP 20000 through NWTF to purchase spare parts for farming equipment maintenance.

Amelita has been leasing farming equipment for 10 years and also earns additional income from farming rice. She is working tirelessly toward the attainment of her dream: to save enough money to expand her business.

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On Friday November 8, 2013, Super Typhoon Haiyan made its way through Southeast Asia, causing substantial damage to homes and businesses in areas of the Philippines. Given the state of devastation following this storm, borrowers living and working in these areas may have difficulty making repayments on their loans, thus making their Kiva loans higher risk. More information >>

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
  • 711
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,241,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.4
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Amelita buy spare parts to maintain farm equipment.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 9, 2011
Dec 3, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2012