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Erna is 41-years-old and is a married woman with 3 children. The oldest child is 16-years-old.

Erna is in the business of raising hogs. She earns about 6000 PHP from this business. Erna also runs a small sari-sari store business. She sells items like vinegar, soy sauce and canned goods to the people in her community. Erna has requested this loan to buy pig feed and more items to sell such as canned goods and noodles. She hopes for her business to progress. She also hopes to be able to sustain her children's education.

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On Friday November 8, 2013, Super Typhoon Haiyan made its way through Southeast Asia, causing substantial damage to homes and businesses in areas of the Philippines. Given the state of devastation following this storm, borrowers living and working in these areas may have difficulty making repayments on their loans, thus making their Kiva loans higher risk. More information >>

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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.

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About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1259
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,883,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Erna to buy pig feed and more items to sell such as canned goods and noodles.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 9, 2011
Sep 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 6, 2012