Teojerma, together with her husband, is a hardworking entrepreneur who has a broom-making business in the Philippines.
She is borrowing 25,000 Philippines pesos (PHP) through NWTF to buy more materials for her broom-making business.
Teojerma has been in this business for five years. Teojerma earns more income from making handicrafts, from a piggery and from a sari-sari (general) store.
Teojerma has been sustaining her business activities through her own efforts with the help of the loans from NWTF. She dreams to save money to expand her business in the future.
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.