Teresita works hard to support five children. She is married and has a vegetable vending business in the Philippines.
Teresita requested a PHP 1800 loan through NWTF in order to buy a solar lamp.
She is getting the solar lamp because she wants to have a good light-source that is waterproof during the rainy season.
Teresita is aware that by using the solar lamp, she is not only saving money, she is also helping the environment and reducing health and hazard risks to her family.
More information about this loan
This loan is part of NWTF's green loan program, which helps clients to gain access to environmentally friendly products that reduce pollution in the Philippines.
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.