Fe is 50 years old and married with seven children, three of whom are in school. Fe works very hard to provide for them.
Fe runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a 30,000 PHP (Philippines pesos) loan through NWTF in order to purchase more groceries to sell.
Fe has been in this business for 13 years and sells a variety of items such as sugar, rice, soft drinks, cigarettes, soap and shampoo.
In the future, Fe would like to save enough money to expand her business and continue to send her children to college.
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.