Grace is 48 years old and married with eight children. With five children in school, Grace works very hard to provide for her family.
Grace runs a general store in the Philippines. She has requested a PHP 29,500 loan through NWTF to purchase additional stock to sell.
Grace has been in this business for eight years. She sells a variety of items such as soft drinks, soap, canned goods, eggs, spices, etc.
In the future, Grace 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.