Rosemarie is 41 years old. She is married and has three children.
She earns a living by operating a fishing business in the Philippines. Rosemarie is borrowing 27,000 PHP through NWTF in order to buy materials like wood, nails and paint necessary for the maintenance of her pump boat, an outrigger canoe powered by a small engine. Rosemarie has been in this business for six years and she earns additional income from a general store. She is working tirelessly to save enough money to expand her business.
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.