Myrna is 50 years old and married with five children.
Myrna works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines, and requested a PHP 29,500 loan through NWTF to buy additional items to sell, such as snack foods, noodles, sugar, soaps, shampoo and other groceries.
Myrna has borrowed and paid 23 loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for 20 years and earns an income from motorcycle transport.
Myrna aspires to save enough money so she can send her children to school.
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.