Sonia is a 60-year-old widow with eleven children.
Sonia is in the agricultural business, raising pigs in the Philippines. Sonia requested a PHP 23,000 loan through NWTF to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs.
Sonia has been raising pigs for 40 years now, and has borrowed 15 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.
In the future, Sonia would like to save enough money to expand her business and repair her family home.
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.