Bibiana is 58 years old and married with eight children.
Bibiana works hard to provide for her family. She runs a sari-sari store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 25,000 loan through NWTF to buy items to sell like coffee, sugar, milk, canned goods, noodles, bread, curls, etc. for her sari-sari store.
Bibiana has borrowed and paid back five loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the sari-sari store for 20 years and earns additional income from farming sugarcane.
Bibiana aspires to build and expand her business to secure the future of 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.