Leonila is 57 years old and a widow with seven children. She works very hard to provide for them.
Leonila runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 30,000 loan through NWTF to buy additional items to sell like soft drinks, canned goods, noodles, eggs, soap, etc.
Leonila has been in this business for 8 years.
In the future, Leonila would like to save enough money so she can afford to send her children to college.
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.