A loan of $300 helped to buy materials for her basket weaving.


Maria Nida's story

As a married mother of seven children, Maria Nida works hard to support her family. She has a basket weaving business in the Philippines, and also earns additional income from hog raising. Maria Nida is borrowing PHP 12,000 through NWTF to buy materials to her basket weaving. Maria Nida has been sustaining her business activities through her past 3 loans from NWTF and more recently, through Kiva. She hopes that her hard work will help her attain her dream to save money to expand her business and continue to send her children to school.



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