Violeta is 62 years old and married. She has six children. She works hard to provide for her family. She runs a business, selling dried fish, in the Philippines. She has been running the dried fish business for eight years, and she earns additional income by selling charcoal.
Violeta requested a PHP 13,000 loan through NWTF. She will use the loan to purchase additional boxes of dried fish to sell. She has borrowed and repaid 16 loans from NWTF, before this loan. She aspires to save enough to provide a secure future for 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.