Marilyn is 42 years old, married, and has five children. With two children in school, Marilyn works very hard to provide for them. Marilyn runs a direct sales business selling Avon and Natasha products in the Philippines. She has requested a 30,000 PHP loan through NWTF to purchase more inventory to sell. Marilyn has been in this business for seven years and sells a variety of items such as pants, shoes, shirts, lotions, perfumes, etc. In the future Marilyn would like 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.