Elvira is 44 years old and married with seven children.
Elvira works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a 11,000 PHP (Philippines pesos) loan through NWTF to purchase more items like canned goods, noodles, soap and other groceries.
Elvira has borrowed and repaid two loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for two years and also earns an income from an Internet café.
Elvira aspires to save enough money to expand her business and 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.