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Vilma is 62 years old and a widow with seven children. With four children in school, Vilma works very hard to provide for them.

Vilma runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 13,000 loan through NWTF to buy more stocks of eggs, canned goods, snack foods, noodles, etc to sell.

Vilma has been in this business for six years.

In the future Vilma would like to save enough money so she can afford to send her children to college.

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More information about this loan

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
  • 1800
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $60,867,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Vilma to buy more stocks of eggs, canned goods, snack foods and noodles to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 12, 2012
Jan 8, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2013