Arcenia is 56 years old and married. She has six children.
She earns a living by farming sugarcane in the Philippines. Arcenia has been farming sugarcane for 16 years and also earns additional income from running a general store and a pig fattening business.
Arcenia is borrowing PHP 15,000 through NWTF to buy fertilizers and other farm supplies.
She is working tirelessly toward the attainment of her dream: to save money to buy a vehicle for her business.
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.