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Diega is a 62-year-old woman from Bohol, Philippines. She has been in the hog raising business for many years now. This is her only source of income.

Diega is in need of additional capital for her business. She is asking for a loan worth 20000 PHP to buy feed and medicine for her pigs and to expand her pigpen. With this she will be able to expand her business and augment her income.

Diega dreams of making her business a successful one. She believes that if she is provided with financial support such as this loan, she can finally realize her dream of making her business a productive one.

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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.

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

  • $1175
    Average annual income
  • 1552
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $56,638,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.8
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Diega buy pig feed and medicine and expand her pigpen.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 10, 2012
Aug 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2013