Irene is 32 years old and has three children. She is married and has two children who are in school.
Irene is in the agricultural business, raising pigs in the Philippines. Irene requested a PHP 11,000 loan through NWTF to buy feed and vitamins for her pigs. She has been raising pigs for five years now and has borrowed nine times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.
In the future, Irene would like to save enough money so that she could 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.