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Alicia is a 49-year-old married woman with three children. The oldest child is 16 years old. Alicia lives in the town of Surallah, South Cotabato where she has a farm and a sari-sari store business.

Alicia grows rice crops on her land and sells her harvest at the market. At her sari-sari store, she sells items like vinegar, soy sauce and dried fish. Alicia plans to use her loan to purchase fertilizers and more items to sell such as dried fish and canned goods. She hopes to have a stable income that will sustain her family and her children’s education.

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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
  • 746
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,295,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.5
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Alicia to purchase fertilizers and more items to sell such as dried fish and canned goods.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Sep 21, 2011
Sep 25, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 19, 2012