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Ma. Lina
Ma. Lina is a fish seller. She also helps her husband, who is a fisherman, prepare his fish nets, hooks and gear. Ma. Lina works hard to help sustain her family. She has 3 school-aged children that she hopes will be able to go to college in the future.

Ma. Lina is requesting a loan to purchase fish nets and more fish and crabs to sell. She hopes for her business to grow and for her family to have a more stable living.

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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
  • 1085
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,648,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 42.6
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Ma. Lina to purchase fish nets and more fish and crabs to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 18, 2012
Listed
Apr 29, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Oct 15, 2012