Felna is 39 years old and married with eight children. She works hard to provide for her family. She runs a sari-sari (variety) store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 14,000 loan through NWTF to buy more goods like snack foods, detergents and other groceries to sell.
Felna has borrowed and repaid 12 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the sari-sari store for 4 years and also earns an income from food vending.
Felna 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.