Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Melinde
Melinde is 50 years old and married with seven children.

Melinde works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 22,000 loan through NWTF to purchase additional products like shampoo, sugar, canned goods, etc. to sell in her general store.

Melinde has borrowed and paid 11 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for five years and also earns an income from fruit vending.

Melinde aspires to save enough to provide a secure future for her family.

Additional Information

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 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.

About Philippines

  • $1175
    Average annual income
  • 283
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $53,225,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.7
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Melinde to purchase additional products like shampoo, sugar, canned goods, etc. to sell in her general store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 7, 2013
Listed
Mar 12, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 17, 2013