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Maria
Maria is 43 years old and a married woman with seven children aged between four and 22 years. Her husband is a fisherman. Maria is also involved in the fishing business. She sells her husband's catch at their town market. She also sells bread and rice cakes to her neighbors. Maria works hard to support her family, especially her children's education.

Maria has requested a loan to purchase fishing nets and lead weights. She hopes for her family's standard of living to improve.

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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 >>

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.

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About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1134
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,777,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.6
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Maria to purchase fishing nets and lead weights.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 28, 2012
Listed
Apr 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Oct 15, 2012