Jojie, 35, is married with seven children, who are in school. She is a very hardworking entrepreneur.
Jojie has a buy-and-sell fruit and vegetable business in the Philippines. She has requested a loan of 18,000 Philippine pesos through the Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation. She will use the loan to buy additional stock of fruit and vegetables to sell.
Jojie has been in this business for seven years. In the future, she would like to save enough money to send her children to college.
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.