Update on EmmaEmma is 51 years old, a widow with five children. She works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 12,000 loan through NWTF to purchase more groceries to sell.
Emma has been in this business for four years and has previously received funds through Kiva.
Emma aspires to save money to expand her business.
Previous Loan DetailsEmma is a 50-year-old widow with five children; three in school. Emma works very hard to provide for them. She runs a sari-sari store in the Philippines and requested a 10,000 Philippine peso (PHP) loan through NWTF to buy grocery stock to sell in her sari-sari store. Emma has been in this busi... More from Emma's previous loan »
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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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