Silvina is a widowed woman, with seven children. She is a very hard-working entrepreneur. Silvina is 47 years old and has two children who are in school.
Silvina has a fish-vending business in the Philippines. She requested a PHP 20,000 loan through Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF) to purchase additional boxes of fish to sell.
Silvina has been in this business for ten years. In the future, she 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.