Sylvia is 56 years old and single. She earns a living by farming sugarcane in the Philippines. Sylvia is borrowing PHP 29,000 through NWTF to buy fertilizers and other farm supplies.
Sylvia has been farming sugarcane for eleven years and also earns additional income from her general store and from fattening pigs.
She is working tirelessly toward the attainment of her dream, to save enough to provide a secure future for her extended 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.