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Alerma
Alerma is 30 years old, married, and has two children, one of whom is in school.

Alerma is in the agricultural business raising pigs in the Philippines. She requested a PHP 18,000 loan through NWTF to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.

Alerma has been raising pigs for ten years now, and has borrowed five times in the past from NWTF to sustain her business.

In the future, Alerma would like to save money to expand the business.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

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
  • 1513
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $59,096,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Alerma to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 14, 2012
Listed
Mar 30, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 15, 2013