Alma is 43 years old, married and has five children, two of whom are in school.
Alma is in the agricultural business of pig fattening in the Philippines. Alma requested a PHP 11000 loan through NWTF to buy feed for her pigs.
Alma has been pig fattening for 2 years now, and has borrowed 3 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.
In the future, Alma 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.