Aileen is 42 years old and has five children. Aileen is married and has two children in school. She is in the agricultural business doing pig fattening in the Philippines. Aileen requested a PHP 25,000 loan through NWTF to buy feeds and vitamins for her pigs. She has been pig fattening business for nine years now, and has borrowed 15 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.
In the future, Aileen 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.