Marilou is 47 years old, married, and has two children. One of her children attends school. Marilou works very hard to provide for her family.
Marilou runs a general store in the Philippines and is requesting a PHP 25,000 loan through NWTF to buy more groceries to sell. Marilou has been in this business for 23 years and sells a variety of items such as snack foods, canned goods, and other groceries.
In the future, Marilou would like to save enough money to ensure financial stability 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.