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Gina is a merchant from Nocnocan, Talibon. She has been running a sari-sari – variety store – business for more than 20 years. Gina works hard so that she can provide support to her husband in meeting her children’s needs, especially their schooling.

Gina is requesting a loan to buy additional stock to sell, such as canned goods, rice, bread, snack foods, soda and beverages. With a loan, she will be able to improve her stock thus giving her the chance to cater more buyers at her store.

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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
  • 1304
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,866,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.6
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Gina buy additional stock to sell, such as canned goods, rice, bread, snack foods, soda and beverages.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 18, 2012
Jan 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2013