Salud is 75 years old; she is a widow with 8 children. Salud works very hard to provide for them.
Salud runs a general store in the Philippines, and has requested a PHP 15,000 loan through NWTF to purchase more stock to sell.
Salud has been in this business for 14 years, and sells a variety of items such as soft-drinks, bread, soap and other groceries.
In the future, Salud would like to save money to expand her business and repair 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.