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Emma is 67 years old and married with 11 children. She works very hard to provide for them.

She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a 20,000 PHP (Philippines pesos) loan through NWTF to buy items to sell like shampoo, groceries, etc.

Emma has been in this business for 10 years.

In the future, Emma would like to save money to expand her business.

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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
  • 954
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,408,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.8
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Emma to buy items to sell like shampoo, groceries, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 20, 2014
Jun 28, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 18, 2015