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Minerva is 50 years old and married with three children. She earns a living by farming rice in the Philippines. She has been farming rice for 30 years and also earns additional income from motorcycle transport.

Minerva is borrowing PHP 10,000 through NWTF to purchase additional fertilizers and pesticides for her farming business. She is working tirelessly toward the attainment of her dream: to save enough to provide a secure future for 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
  • 802
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,345,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Minerva to purchase additional fertilizers and pesticides for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 27, 2012
Dec 12, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2013