Perla is 53 years old and married with five children. She earns a living by pig fattening in the Philippines.
Perla is borrowing 15,000 PHP (Philippine pesos) through NWTF to buy additional feed and vitamins for her pigs.
She has been pig fattening for three years and also earns additional income from farming rice.
Perla is working tirelessly toward the attainment of her dream: to build and expand her business to secure the future 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.