Helen, a 43-year-old married mother of eight children, has been earning a living as a rice farmer in the Philippines for seven years, and makes additional income from vulcanizing and gasoline retailing. Working tirelessly toward attaining her dream of saving money to expand her business, Helen is requesting a loan of PHP 15000 through NWTF to buy fertilizers and other farm supplies.
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.