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Almaden
Almaden is a married woman with a five-year-old daughter. She has been engaged in sari-sari or variety store business for five years. She usually earns about 7000 PHP per month. Her husband is a welder. These are the sources of their income.

Almaden is requesting a loan to buy additional stock of soft drinks, beverages, and pollard to catch the attention of customers nearby in her local community. Through this loan, she can earn more profit.

In the future, Almaden hopes to be successful in her business so that she can meet the needs of her family and provide for the education of her daughter.

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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
  • 270
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $52,788,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Almaden to buy additional stock of soft drinks, hard liquor, and pollard.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 29, 2012
Listed
Dec 12, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jun 17, 2013