A loan of $625 helps to buy sacks of cashews to sell for her business.


Shiena Mae's story

Shiena Mae is 29 years old and married with two children.

She works hard to provide for her family. She does cashew retailing in the Philippines and requested a 30,000 PHP loan through NWTF to buy sacks of cashews to sell for her business.

She has borrowed and repaid 7 loans from NWTF before this loan. She also earns an income from charcoal retailing.

She aspires to build and expand her business to secure the future of her family.


This loan is special because:

It helps this borrower grow their business.

Mark McDonagh, Kiva staff

Mark McDonagh
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.