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Cerlita is a 49-year-old Filipina and is married with four children. She has been buying and selling cashew nuts for twenty years and also sells rice at retail. She works hard to provide for her family.

Cerlita has requested a 15,000 PHP loan through NWTF to buy more cashew nuts to sell. Prior to this request, she has borrowed and paid back 23 loans from NWTF.

Cerlita aspires to save enough money to build a house for her family.

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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
  • 354
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $65,916,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.1
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Cerlita to buy more cashew nuts to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 19, 2011
Jun 6, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2011