Celna is 50 years old, married, and has five children, three of whom are in school.
Celna is in the agricultural business, raising pigs in the Philippines. She has requested a PHP 12,000 loan through Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation, Inc. (NWTF) to buy medicine and vaccines for her pigs.
Celna has been raising pigs for ten years now and has borrowed eight times in the past from NWTF to sustain her business.
In the future, Celna would like to save enough money to expand her business and repair her family's home.
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.