Marites is 27 years old, married, and has one child.
Marites is in the agricultural business, raising pigs in the Philippines. She requested a PHP 6,000 loan through Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF) to buy additional feed and vitamins for her pigs.
Marites has been raising pigs for two years now and has borrowed three times in the past from NWTF to sustain her business.
In the future, Marites 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.