Elenita is 47 years old and has nine children. Elenita is married and has three children who are in school.
She is in the agricultural business, pig-fattening in the Philippines. Elenita requested a PHP 12,000 loan through NWTF to buy feeds and vitamins for her pigs.
Elenita has been pig-fattening for 2 years now, and has borrowed 4 times in the past from NWTF to sustain it.
In the future, Elenita 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.