Brenda is a hardworking entrepreneur who has a business buying and selling nipa mats, which are woven palm mats used for house repair and construction, in the Philippines.
She is borrowing 20,000 PHP through NWTF to purchase more stocks of nipa mats to sell.
Brenda has been in this business for 26 years. Brenda earns other income from a general store.
Brenda has been sustaining her business activities through her own efforts with the help of loans from NWTF. She dreams of saving enough money to expand her business in the future.
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.