Nelie is 53 years old and married with 3 children. She works hard to provide for her family. She runs a sari sari (variety) store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 22,000 loan through NWTF to purchase additional stock to sell.
Nelie has borrowed and paid 4 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the sari sari store for 3 years and also earns an income from rice retailing. She aspires 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.