Celia is 53 years old and married with four children. She works hard to provide for her family. She runs a ready-to-wear clothing business in the Philippines and has requested a PHP 18,000 loan through NWTF to buy additional stock to sell. Celia has borrowed and repaid 11 loans from NWTF before this one. She has been running the business for 6 years and earns some additional income from pig fattening. Celia aspires 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.