Macrina is 33 years old and has three children, who are in school. She is in the agricultural business, pig fattening, in the Philippines.
She requested a PHP 20,500 loan through NWTF to buy additional feed and vitamins for her piglets. Macrina has been pig fattening for 10 years, and she has borrowed 13 times in the past from NWTF to sustain her activity.
Macrina would like to save enough money to expand her business in the future.
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.