Nena is 52 years old and married with two children. She works hard to provide for her family. She runs a sari-sari (variety) store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 29,000 loan through NWTF to purchase more groceries to sell in her sari-sari store.
Nena has borrowed and repaid 17 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the sari-sari store for 26 years and also earns an income from rice retailing.
Nena aspires to save enough money to provide a secure future for her family.
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.