Jelleny is 24 years old, married and has two children. She works hard to provide for her family. Jelleny runs a general store in the Philippines and has applied for a PHP 20000 loan through NWTF to purchase more groceries, such as sardines, soft drinks, bread and other miscellaneous items, to sell. Jelleny has borrowed and repaid seven loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for five years and also earns additional income from motorcycle transport. Jelleny aspires to save enough 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.