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Felixia is a married woman living in Bohol, a province in the Philippines. She is the mother of one child. Felixia has been in the food vending business for several years, selling local delicacies and desserts in her locality. This is the source of her income. Felixia is asking for a loan to buy ingredients for the food she prepares, such as flour, sugar and butter, as well as additional groceries to sell in her store, including canned goods, candies, soda and rice. With this loan, she will be able to increase her sales and eventually improve her profits.

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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.

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
  • 1051
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,733,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 40.6
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Felixia to buy ingredients for the delicacies she prepares, such as flour, sugar, and butter, and additional groceries to sell in her store, including canned goods, candies, soda and rice.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 10, 2013
Jan 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2013