Helen is 35 years old and married with one child. With her child still in school, Helen works very hard to provide for him.
Helen runs a general store in the Philippines, and requested a PHP 18,000 loan through NWTF to buy additional items, such as canned goods, soft-drinks, noodles, vinegar, fabric conditioners, etc. to resell in her general store.
Helen has been in this business for seven years and sells a variety of items, such as canned goods, soft-drinks, noodles, vinegar, fabric conditioners, etc.
Helen would like to save enough to provide a secure future for 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.