Heraclea, 54, is married and has ten children, two of whom are in school. She is a very hardworking entrepreneur.
Heraclea has a broom-making business in the Philippines. She requested a PHP 15,000 loan through NWTF to buy more materials to make brooms.
She has been in this business for eight years. In the future, Heraclea would like to save money to expand her business.
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.