A loan of $350 helped additional working capital for catering business.

Josephine's story

Josephine L. is a 43-year old married woman who lives in the village of Brgy. Dian-ay, Escalante City, Negros Occidental. She earns her living through food catering. Josephine's husband assists her. They have one child who is three years old. Josephine works hard to expand her business and improve their living condition.

Josephine joined NWTF-Project Dungganon in 1998 to improve the quality of life of their family. With the help of her loans she has increased their family income. Now she earns an average monthly income of Php 3,500.

Josephine is a member in good standing. Her previous loan of Php 15,000 funded the operations of her catering business and it has had a positive impact on her business and family’s living conditions. Now she is borrowing her 12th loan, Php 15,000, to support the operation of her food catering business. Josephine is working hard to achieve her dreams and aspirations for her family, which is to provide them with a brighter future and a more comfortable life.
About NWTF:
In a world full of challenges, Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation (NWTF), is making a difference in the lives of thousands of women through Project <i>Dungganon</i> (a Hiligaynon word that means <u>Honorable</u>). Through the alleviation program, NWTF is empowering these women to progress out of earning less than $1 a day to achieving realities that surpass even their dreams. They have taken a life path that will ultimately make them <i>Dungganon</i> - a title of esteem that is bestowed to a member of a community who has earned the respect through a lifetime of hard and honest work.

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