Update on LiliaLilia is a hardworking entrepreneur who has a general store business in the Philippines.
She is borrowing 27,000 Philippine Pesos (PHP) through NWTF to buy additional stocks like soap, biscuits, soft drink sand other groceries needed for her general store business.
Lilia has been in this business for 19 years. Lilia earns more income from buying and selling rice, fruit vending and feeds.
Lilia has been sustaining her business activities through her own efforts with the help of loans from NWTF. She dreams of building and expanding her business to secure the future of her family.
Previous Loan DetailsLilia is a hardworking entrepreneur who has a business buying and selling fruit in the Philippines. She is borrowing PHP 25,000 through NWTF to buy additional stock of fruit to sell in her buying and selling of fruits business. Lilia has been in this business for 15 years. Lilia earns more... More from Lilia's previous loan »
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On Friday November 8, 2013, Super Typhoon Haiyan made its way through Southeast Asia, causing substantial damage to homes and businesses in areas of the Philippines. Given the state of devastation following this storm, borrowers living and working in these areas may have difficulty making repayments on their loans, thus making their Kiva loans higher risk. More information >>
About Negros Women for Tomorrow FoundationNegros 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.
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
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