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Bernabe
Bernabe, a 37-year-old fisherman from Talibon, Bohoh, has been in the business for almost 10 years now. Bernabe is requesting a loan to buy new fishing nets, lead weights, buckets and fuel for the boat. These purchases will enable him to improve his catch and sell more fish to the market, thereby increasing his income.

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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

  • $1175
    Average annual income
  • 271
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $52,839,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.2
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $150 helped Bernabe to buy new fishing nets, lead weights, buckets and fuel for the boat.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 24, 2012
Listed
Nov 22, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 17, 2013