Rosemarie is 50 years old and married with four children. She works very hard to provide for them. She runs a general store in the Philippines and has requested a PHP 29,500 loan through NWTF in order to purchase additional groceries to sell. Rosemarie has been in this business for twenty-two years and sells a variety of items such as sugar, soap, diapers and other groceries. In the future Rosemarie would like to build and expand her business to support the financial stability of her family.
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.