Maride is a married woman with four children. She is a very hard working entrepreneur. Maride is 37 years old and has four children who are in school.
Maride has a firewood and charcoal sales business in the Philippines. Maride requested a 30,000 PHP loan through NWTF to purchase more stock of firewood and charcoal for her business.
Maride has been in this business for 11 years. In the future, Maride would like to save enough money so she can afford 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.