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Valerio is a married man from Corella, Bohol. He is into tuba (coconut wine) vending. He has been in the tuba vending business for ten years. Aside from tuba vending he is also engaged in a charcoal making business. He earns about two thousand PHP a month by doing both businesses.

Valerio requested a loan of 7,000 PHP to purchase more firewood for charcoal making and more tuba and tungog (which is mixed with tuba in order to have a very nice color). Valerio would like to augment his business to save for the improvement of his house.

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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
  • 1264
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,866,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.4
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Valerio to buy more wood, tuba (coconut wine) and tungog.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 25, 2012
Oct 30, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2013