Lucy is 49 years old and married with 6 children. Lucy works hard to provide for her family. She has been running a sari-sari store in the Philippines for 3 years, as well as earning an income from rice retail.
Lucy has requested a PHP 20,000 loan through NWTF to buy items to sell, like groceries and shampoo, in her sari-sari store. Lucy has borrowed and paid 6 loans from NWTF before this loan.
Lucy aspires to save enough money so she can afford to send her children to college.
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.