Merlinda is in the agricultural business. She fattens pigs in the Philippines. Merlinda requested a 12000 PHP loan through NWTF to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.
Merlinda has been fattening pigs for 11 years now, and has borrowed 7 times in the past from NWTF to sustain this job.
In the future, Merlinda would like to repair and renovate her pig pens.
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.