Update on MelvaMelva is a hardworking entrepreneur who has a dried fish business in the Philippines.
She is borrowing PHP 20,000 through Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation in order to buy more fish to sell to her customers.
Melva successfully paid back her previous loan and is now requesting a new loan to further build her business.
NWTF is re-listing Melva's business profile in support of her efforts to secure the future of her family.
Previous Loan DetailsMelva T. is a widow who lives in Pader, Barangay Aguisan, Binalbagan, Negros Occidental. She earns her living by operating two business ventures: dried fish vending and food vending. Melva joined NWTF-Project Dungganon in 1997 because she wished for something better for her family. With the h... More from Melva's previous loan »
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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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