Mary Jane is 35 years old and has four children. She is married and all four of her children are in school. She is in the agricultural business, raising pigs in the Philippines. Mary Jane requested a PHP 10,000 loan through NWTF to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.
Mary Jane has been raising pigs for 11 years now, and has borrowed three times in the past from NWTF to sustain her business.
Mary Jane would like to save enough so she can continue to send her children to school.
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.