Marilyn is 45 years old and has nine children. Marilyn is married and has three children who are in school.
Marilyn is in the agricultural business pig fattening in the Philippines. Marilyn requested a PHP 12,000 loan through NWTF to purchase feed and vitamins for her pigs.
Marilyn has been pig fattening for 5 years now, and has borrowed 12 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.
In the future, Marilyn would like to save enough money so 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.