Pelagia is a hardworking entrepreneur who has operated a fish-selling business in the Philippines for six years. She earns additional income from a variety store. Pelagia, who has been sustaining her business activities through her own efforts and with the help of loans from NWTF, is requesting a new loan of PHP 20,000 to buy more fish to sell in her food stall. She dreams of saving enough to expand her business in the 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.