Ma. Nelly is a hard-working entrepreneur who has a business, making and selling salted, dried fish, in the Philippines. She has been in this business for four years. She earns additional income from retailing soft drinks.
She is borrowing PHP 12,000 through NWTF, which she will use to purchase fish to brine and dry, and then sell.
Ma. Nelly has been sustaining her business activities through her own efforts, with the help of loans from NWTF. She dreams of building and expanding her business, to secure the future of her family.
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.