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Genara is a 41-year-old married woman from Bohol, Philippines. She has seven children and they are still in school. Genara has been in the hog raising business for ten years now. This is the source of her income.

Genara is a hardworking woman willing to give her best to earn a living. Right now, Genara is in need of additional capital for her business growth and sustainability. She is asking for a loan worth 5,000 PHP to buy additional piglets to raise and feed for the pigs. With this, Genara will be able to improve the growth of her business.

Genara dreams of expanding her business so that it will generate more income needed for their daily expenses and for the school fees of her children. Genara hopes to see her children become professionals someday.

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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

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1337
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,861,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Genara to buy additional piglets to raise and feed for the pigs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 31, 2012
Aug 17, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2013