Lydia is 58 years old and is married with ten children.
Lydia is in the agricultural business of pig fattening in the Philippines. Lydia requested a PHP 12,000 loan through NWTF to buy feed, vitamins and vaccines for her pigs. Lydia has been in the pig fattening business for 2 years now and has borrowed 3 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.
Lydia would like 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.