Ofelia is 51 years old and married with seven children, two of whom are in school, Ofelia works very hard to provide for them.
Ofelia runs a small business buying and selling gasoline in the Philippines and requested a PHP 25,000 loan through NWTF to buy additional liters of gallon of gasoline to sell.
Ofelia has been in this business for 10 years.
In the future Ofelia would like to save enough money so she could 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.