Joyce is 47 years old. She is married and has three children, one who is in school.
Joyce is in the agricultural business, pig-fattening in the Philippines. Joyce requested a PHP 20,000 loan through Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF) to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.
Joyce has been pig-fattening for 16 years now and has borrowed 23 times in the past from NWTF to sustain her business. In the future, Joyce would like 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.