Jumdah is 37 years old and married with four children.
Jumdah works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a loan of 20,000 PHP through NWTF [Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation Inc.] to buy additional items to sell, like sugar, shampoo, bread, eggs, groceries, etc.
Jumdah has borrowed and paid back 12 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for ten years and also earns an income from raising pigs.
Jumdah aspires to save enough money so that she can 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.