Marilou is 52 years old. She is married and has seven children. She earns a living by raising chickens in the Philippines. Marilou is borrowing PHP10,000 through NWTF to purchase feed for her chickens. Marilou has been raising chickens for ten years and also earns additional income from selling rice .
She is working tirelessly towards the attainment of her dream: to save enough money so she can afford to send her children to college.
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.