Elsie is 46 years old and married with eight children and six of whom are currently in school.
Elsie is in the agricultural business, raising livestock in the Philippines. Elsie has requested a loan of 11,000 PHP through NWTF to buy feed, vitamins and other supplies for her livestock.
Elsie has been raising livestock for eight years now, and has borrowed 14 times in the past from NWTF to sustain her business.
In the future, Elsie would like to save enough money so that she could afford 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.