Mary Joy is 38 years old and married with two children who are both in school. Mary Joy works very hard to provide for them.
Mary Joy runs a general store in the Philippines and requested a PHP 12,000 loan through NWTF in order to purchase more groceries to sell.
Mary Joy has been in this business for 14 years and sells a variety of items such as rice, sugar, soap, and other groceries.
In the future Mary Joy would like to save money to expand her business and continue to 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.