Erna works hard to provide for her family. She runs a spare parts business in the Philippines and requested a loan of PHP 50,000 through NWTF to purchase additional spare parts for her business.
Erna has borrowed and paid 32 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the spare parts business for 2 years and also earns an income from farming sugar cane and rice retailing.
Erna aspires to save enough money so she could afford to send her children to college.
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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 FoundationNegros 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.
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