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As a married parent of four children, Marilou works hard to support her family.

She has a business buying and selling beauty products in the Philippines, and also earns additional income from a general store and from farming vegetables. Marilou is borrowing PHP 18,000 through NWTF to buy additional beauty products for her beauty products business.

Marilou has been sustaining her business activities through her past 13 loans from NWTF. She hopes that her hard work will help her attain her dream of saving enough to provide a secure future for her family.

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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 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
  • 687
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,147,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.6
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Marilou to buy additional beauty products for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 31, 2013
Aug 23, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2014