Marcosa is 41 years old, married and has five children. With three children currently in school, Marcosa works very hard to provide for them.
Marcosa runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a 17,000 PHP loan through NWTF to buy additional stock to sell in her general store.
Marcosa has been in this business for 5 years and sells a variety of items such as laundry soap, biscuits, candies, noodles, sugar, etc.
In the future, Marcosa would like 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.