Ruth is 55 years old and married with six children. She earns a living by farming rice in the Philippines. Ruth is borrowing PHP 22,000 through NWTF to buy fertilizers and other farm supplies.
Ruth has been farming rice for 38 years and also earns additional income from raising livestock. She is working tirelessly toward the attainment of her dream to save enough to provide a secure future for 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.