Perlita is 40 years old and married with nine children.
Perlita works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines. She has requested a PHP 16,000 loan through NWTF to buy additional stock to sell such as soft drinks, biscuits, eggs, spices, etc.
Perlita has borrowed and paid off three loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for two years and also earns an income from food-vending.
Perlita aspires to save enough money so she can 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.