Maria is 51 years old and lives in the Philippines. She is married with seven children, three of whom are in school. For the past five years, Maria has been a vegetable farmer. She has sustained her business with 11 previous loans from NWTF.
Maria is requesting a 24,500 PHP loan through NWTF to buy fertilizer and other farm supplies. In the future, she would like to save enough money to afford to send her children 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.