Marrieta is a hardworking entrepreneur who has a buy-and-sell frozen foods and fruits business in the Philippines. She has been in this business for 25 years and earns more income from raising pigs and operating a general store.
She is borrowing PHP 9,000 through NWTF to buy more packs of frozen foods and fruits to sell through her business. Marrieta has been sustaining her business activities through her own efforts with the help of the loans from NWTF. She dreams 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.