Fely, 54 years old, is married and has seven children. She works hard to provide for her family. For the past year, Fely has run a general store in the Philippines and she also earns an income from buying and selling vegetables. Fely has requested a PHP 12,000 loan through NWTF to purchase stocks of soap, milk, shampoo, canned goods, etc. to sell. Fely has previously borrowed and repaid 10 loans from NWTF. She aspires 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.