Janet is 29 years old and married with 2 children, 1 of whom is in school. She works very hard to provide for her family. Janet runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a loan of PHP 12,000 from Kiva's partner, NWTF, to purchase more items to sell. Janet has been in this business for 5 years and sells a variety of items such as snack foods, sugar, soap and other groceries. Janet would like to build and expand her business to secure her family's future.
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.