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Maricel is 25 years old and married with three children.

She earns a living by fattening pigs in the Philippines. Maricel is borrowing PHP 22,000 through NWTF to purchase additional feeds and vitamins for her pigs.

Maricel has been pig fattening for 6 years, and earns additional income from buy-and-sell charcoal.

She is working tirelessly toward the attainment of her dream: to save enough money so she can afford to send her children to 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
  • 1855
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $61,075,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.4
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Maricel to purchase additional feeds and vitamins for her pigs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 19, 2013
Oct 8, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014