Josephine is 45 years old, and married with three children.
Josephine works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a 13,000 PHP loan through NWTF to buy items to sell like shampoo, coffee, noodles, canned goods, etc. in her general store. Josephine has borrowed and paid 3 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for 11 years and also earns additional income from farming seaweeds.
Josephine aspires to save enough money so she could afford to send her children to school.
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.