Letresita is 45 years old. She is married and has 3 children who are in school.
Letresita is in the agricultural business, raising pigs in the Philippines. She has requested a PHP 15,000 loan through NWTF to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs. Letresita has been raising pigs for 10 years now and has borrowed 11 times, in the past, from NWTF to sustain her business.
In the future, Letresita would like to save enough money so she can afford to send her children to college.
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.