She is borrowing 13,000 Philippine pesos through Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation to purchase additional equipment for her business.
Violeta has been in this business for four years. She earns additional income from buying and selling charcoal and rice grains.
Violeta has sustained her business activities through her own efforts with the help of loans from NWTF. She dreams of saving enough money to build a house for her family in the future.
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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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