Erlinda is 48 years old and married with four children. With three of her children currently in school, she works very hard to provide for them.
Erlinda runs a general store in the Philippines. She has been in this business for five years. She sells a variety of items, such as snack foods, canned goods, cooking oil, laundry soap and sugar.
Erlinda has requested a loan of 29,500 Philippine pesos through the Negros Women for Tomorrow Foundation. She will use the loan to buy stock to sell in her general store.
In the future, Erlinda would like to save money to expand her business.
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.