Emerlyn is 30 years old and has 2 children, 1 of whom is in school.
Emerlyn is in the agricultural business farming coconuts in the Philippines. She has requested a loan for PHP 29500 through NWTF to pay for laborer salaries and purchase more coconuts from her neighbors to sell in bulk.
Emerlyn has been farming coconuts for 8 years now, and has borrowed 29 times in the past from NWTF to sustain her farming activities.
In the future, Emerlyn would like to save enough money so she can afford to send her child to college.
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.