Teresa is 45 years old and a widow with two children.
Teresa works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 20,000 loan through NWTF to purchase additional stock to sell in her general store like eggs, noodles, spices, soft drinks, etc.
Teresa has borrowed and repaid seven loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for four years and also earns an income from buying and selling livestock.
Teresa 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.