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Welchita works hard to support her five children. She is married and has a hog-raising venture in the Philippines.

Welchita is requesting a 4100 PHP loan through NWTF to buy a solar lamp. She wants the lamp so she can save money by minimizing her kerosene expenses. She knows that by using it she is not only saving money but is also helping the environment and reducing health and hazard risks to her family.

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This loan is part of NWTF's green loan program, which helps clients to gain access to environmentally friendly products that reduce pollution in the Philippines.

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
  • 1607
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $60,713,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.5
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $100 helped Welchita to buy a solar lamp.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 8, 2012
Jun 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013