Norlie is 38 years old and married with 6 children. Norlie works hard to provide for her family. She runs a business buying and selling charcoal in the Philippines. Norlie requested a loan of 14,000 PHP through NWTF to buy additional sacks of charcoal to sell.
Norlie has borrowed and paid 11 previous loans from NWTF. She has been running this business for 8 years and also earns income from farming rice. Norlie aspires to save enough money so she could afford to send her children to college.
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.