Cresencia works hard to provide for her family. She runs a business buying and selling charcoal in the Philippines. She requested a PHP 16,000 loan through NWTF to purchase additional sacks of charcoal to sell.
Cresencia has borrowed and paid back 15 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running her charcoal business for five years and earns additional income from selling gasoline.
Cresencia aspires to save enough 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.