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Elizabeth has an abaca weaving business. She also earns additional income from running a sari-sari (general store) business. She and her husband have eight children. Elizabeth works hard to support her family.

Elizabeth has requested PHP 13,000 through NWTF in order to buy materials for her abaca weaving business. She has been sustaining her business activities through her past two loans from NWTF.

She is confident that her hard work will help her attain her dreams: to save money, to expand her business, and to repair the family home.

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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
  • 1940
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $61,098,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.4
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Elizabeth to buy materials for her abaca weaving business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 24, 2012
May 8, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2013