Arlene is 32 years old and has one child. She works hard to provide for her family. Arlene has run a general store in the Philippines for the past 20 years. She also earns an income from buying and selling ready-to-wear clothing.
Arlene has requested a 15,000 PHP loan through NWTF to purchase more stock like canned goods, eggs, noodles, etc. to sell. Before this loan, she has borrowed and repaid 10 loans from NWTF. Arlene aspires to save money to expand her business.
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.