Erlinda is 58 years old and married with seven children. She works very hard to provide for them.
Erlinda has run a general store in the Philippines for the past nine years and has requested a loan of 20,000 Philippines pesos (PHP) through NWTF to buy items to sell, such as snack foods, eggs, spices, soap and sugar.
In the future, Erlinda would like to expand her business to secure the financial stability of her family.
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.