Rema is a 49-year-old widow with one child who is in school. Rema works very hard to provide for her family.
Rema runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 50000 loan through NWTF to buy additional stocks to sell. She has been in this business for 12 years and sells a variety of items such as soft drinks, canned goods, eggs, soap, shampoo, snack foods, etc.
In the future Rema would like to build and expand her business to secure the financial stability of her family.
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.