Maria Lourdes is 46 years old and married with four children.
Maria Lourdes works hard to provide for her family. She runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 23,000 loan through NWTF to purchase more groceries to sell.
Maria Lourdes has borrowed and repaid five loans from NWTF before this loan. She has been running the general store for twenty years and also earns an income from raising pigs.
Maria Lourdes aspires to save money so she can afford 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.