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Norma is 59 years old and married with five children. She earns a living by raising pigs in the Philippines. Norma is borrowing PHP 27000 through NWTF to buy additional feed and vitamins for her pigs.

Norma has been raising pigs for eight years and also earns additional income from buying and selling rice grains and farming sugarcane. She is working tirelessly toward the attainment of her dream: to build and expand her business to secure the future of her family.

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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
  • 714
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,241,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.3
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Norma to buy additional feed and vitamins for her pigs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 22, 2012
Nov 19, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013