Lita is 55 years old, married and has five children. She is in the agricultural business, farming rice in the Philippines. Lita requested a PHP 10,000 loan through NWTF to buy fertilizers and other farm supplies.
Lita has been farming rice for 30 years now and has borrowed four times in the past from NWTF to sustain her business.
In the future, Lita would like to save enough 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.