Lucille is a hard-working entrepreneur who has a business selling frozen food products in the Philippines. She has been in this business for eight years. Lucille earns additional income from fattening pigs and making hollow blocks (concrete blocks).
Lucille has been sustaining her business activities through her own efforts with the help of the loans from NWTF. She is borrowing PHP 20,000 through NWTF to purchase more frozen food products to sell in her business.
Lucille dreams of saving 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.