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Marissa is a 39-year-old married woman and a mother of three children from Ubay, Bohol. She runs a grocery store business in her area. Her husband is a farmer.

Marissa aims to improve her store but lacks the capital to do so. For this reason, she is requesting for a loan from CEVI to buy more soda, chips, snack foods, canned goods, rice and other merchandise.

In the future, Marissa dreams of making her business successful and sustainable.

Additional 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
  • 2085
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $61,189,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.9
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Marissa to buy more soda, chips, snack foods, canned goods, rice and other merchandise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 27, 2012
Dec 8, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2013