As a married parent of three children, Melaluna works hard to support her family.
She has a general store and sells feed in the Philippines. She earns additional income from pig fattening and farming sugarcane. Melaluna is borrowing PHP 50,000 through NWTF to buy additional items to sell in her general store business.
Melaluna has been sustaining her business activities through her past two loans from NWTF. She hopes that her hard work will help her attain her dream of repairing and renovating her family home.
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.