Mary Joy is 27 years old, married and has one child who is in school.
Mary Joy is in the agricultural business, pig fattening in the Philippines. She requested a PHP 18,000 loan through NWTF to purchase additional feed for her pigs.
Mary Joy has been pig fattening for one year now, and has borrowed five times in the past from NWTF to sustain her business.
In the future, Mary Joy would like to repair and renovate her family home.
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.