Love making a difference with Kiva? Your donations keep us running.

Thank you for the impact you’ve made this year! Together we’ve funded more than 170,000 loans and raised more than $120 million for financially excluded people around the world. It costs us more than $3 to facilitate each $25 loan, and we rely on optional donations from individuals like you to cover our costs.

Other amount

100%

funded

Total loan: $400

Helen

Ivisan, Capiz, Western Visayas, Philippines / Agriculture

Helen's loan finished fundraising, but these other borrowers need your support


A loan helped to buy sacks of feed, piglets and other supplies to raise her pigs.


Helen's story

Helen is 48 years old and has three children. For eight years, she has been in the agricultural pig fattening business in the Philippines. She has borrowed 11 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.

Helen requested a PHP 20,000 loan through NWTF to buy sacks of feed, piglets and other supplies to raise her pigs.

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