Karen is 23 years old and has three children. She works very hard to provide for them. Karen runs a business, selling firewood in the Philippines. She has been in this business for one year.
She has requested a PHP 7,000 loan through NWTF, which she will use to purchase additional firewood to sell. In the future, Karen would like to save 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.