Mariana is a 43-year-old married woman with eight children, four of whom are currently in school. She is a very hardworking entrepreneur.
Mariana has a broom-making business in the Philippines. Mariana requested a PHP 25,000 loan amount through NWTF to purchase more materials like bamboo, rope, wire, etc. for her business.
Mariana has been in this business for 30 years. In the future, Mariana 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.