Elmira is 49 years old and married with four children. With three children in school, Elmira works very hard to provide for them.
For five years, Elmira has run a general store in the Philippines. She requested a 20,000 PHP loan through NWTF to buy items to sell like shampoo, sugar, milk, canned goods, and other groceries.
In the future, Elmira would like to save 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.