Erlinda works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and has been in business for seven years. She also earns an income from a prepaid mobile load business. She has requested a loan of 23,000 PHP through NWTF in order to buy items like soap, canned goods, milk and sugar to stock and sell. Prior to requesting this loan, Erlinda has borrowed and repaid seven loans from NWTF.
Erlinda aspires to save enough money so that she can afford to send her children to school.
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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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