Elvira is 49 years old, married, and has nine children. She works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines. She has been running the general store for four years, and she also earns income by fish vending.
Elvira requested a PHP 10,000 loan through NWTF. She will use the loan to buy items to resell at her general store, like spices, eggs, soap and shampoo. She has borrowed and repaid nine loans from NWTF, before this loan. She aspires to save money for business expansion.
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.