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Geronima P. is 66 years old. She is a widow; her husband died because of illness. What she is doing now is managing a small sari-sari (store). She wants to grow her business even more. She is working so hard to help her children who are already married.

She would like to ask for a loan of Php 9,000 from CEVI. She will use the loan to purchase school supplies to sell. Enrollment is near and people will eventually buy notebooks, pencils and other school supplies for their children.

CEVI provides financial services in the community. CEVI gives not just loans but training and insurance coverage as well.

Additional Information

About Community Economic Ventures, Inc.

Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), based in Bohol, was awarded the Platinum Award for Transparency in Social Performance Reporting by CGAP. Social performance monitoring is imperative in measuring a microfinance institution’s effectiveness. The fact that CEVI is participating in this process speaks volumes about the organization’s commitment to serving its clients effectively. In addition to providing credit for its clients, CEVI provides savings, insurance, and training through regular cluster group meetings.

You can show your support for CEVI by joining the Friends of CEVI Kiva Lending Team. Learn more by visiting the CEVI website.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 2080
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $61,219,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 47.5
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Geronima to purchase school supplies to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 29, 2009
Jun 1, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2009