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Faisa is widowed and works hard to support her family. She has a general store business in the Philippines, which she has been doing for five years.

Faisa is requesting a loan from NWTF for 11,500 PHP, which she will use to buy additional items to re-stock her store such as soap, toothpaste, bread, sugar, noodles, eggs, etc. In the future, Faisa would like to save enough money so her children can finish 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
  • 671
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,147,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.7
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Faisa to purchase soap, toothpaste, bread, sugar, noodles, eggs, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 25, 2013
May 14, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013