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Teresita is 53 years old, married and has six children.

Teresita is in the agricultural business, pig fattening in the Philippines. Teresita requested a 10000 Philippine pesos (PHP) loan through NWTF to buy feeds and additional piglets to raise.

Teresita has been pig fattening for 14 years now, and has borrowed 17 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.

In the future, Teresita 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 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
  • 943
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,405,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.2
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Teresita to buy feeds and additional piglets to raise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 14, 2012
Nov 22, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2013