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Jerry works hard to support his family. He is single and has a fishing business in the Philippines. Jerry has been in this business for seven years now.

He requested a PHP 11,000 loan through NWTF to purchase materials for the repair of his fishing boat. In the future, Jerry would like to save money to expand his 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
  • 714
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,295,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.8
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Jerry to purchase materials for the repair of his fishing boat.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 13, 2013
Mar 11, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013