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Felicitas
Felicitas, 62 years old, is married and has 6 children, one of them in school. She is a very hardworking entrepreneur. Felicitas has operated an abaca weaving business in the Philippines for 10 years. The fiber from the abaca palm leaf is used for handicraft production. Felicitas has requested a PHP 19,000 loan through NWTF to buy materials for her business. In the future, Felicitas would like to save 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 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 women in low-income urban and rural communities.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1246
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,866,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Felicitas to buy materials for her abaca business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 17, 2012
Listed
Jun 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 17, 2013