Rebecca is 41 years old and married with 5 children. She works hard to provide for her family. Rebecca runs a nipa (woven palm mats used for house repair) retail business in the Philippines and requested a 29,500 PHP loan through NWTF to purchase more stocks of nipa to sell. She has been running the nipa retail business for 14 years and also earns an income from raising pigs.
Rebecca has borrowed and paid 10 loans from NWTF before this loan. Rebecca aspires to save enough money so she could 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.