Lucresia is 38 years old and married. She has three children. Lucresia works hard to provide for her family, running a general store in the Philippines. She has been running the general store for eight years, and she also earns an income from selling fruit.
She has requested a PHP 25,000 loan through NWTF, which she will use to purchase additional stocks of groceries to sell. Lucresia has borrowed and repaid six loans from NWTF, before this loan.
Lucresia aspires to build and expand her business, to secure the future of her children.
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.