Avelina is a 41-year-old married woman with four children, two of whom are currently in school. She is a very hard working entrepreneur.
Avelina has a buy and sell rice grains business in the Philippines. Avelina requested a PHP 10,000 loan amount through NWTF to buy additional sacks of rice grains to sell.
Avelina has been in this business for 5 years. In the future, Avelina would like to save enough money so she could 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.