Cristina is 48 years old and widowed. She has two children, both of whom are in school. Cristina works very hard to provide for them. She runs a general store in the Philippines. She has been in this business for two years and sells a variety of items, such as soap, sugar and other groceries.
She has requested a PHP 10,000 loan through NWTF. She will use the loan to purchase more groceries to sell at her store.
Cristina would like to save money, for future expansion of her business.
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.