Marissa is 55 years old, is married and has 10 children. She works very hard to provide for them.
Marissa buys and sells charcoal in the Philippines. She has been in this business for three years. She has requested a PHP 10000 loan through NWTF to buy additional charcoal to sell.
In the future, Marissa would like 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.