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Herbert is a 28-year-old married man from Talibon, Bohol. He has two young children children aged four and one year old. He engages in fishing. He catches and sells fish to earn a living. He has been selling fish for almost five years. Herbert lacks materials that are beneficial to his livelihood. He requested a loan of 5,000 PHP to buy fishing materials such as a fishing net and a flashlight. In the future, Herbert hopes to expand his business to avail a loan again and provide his family with the best.

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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
  • 856
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $63,374,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.7
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Herbert to buy fishing materials such as a fishing net and a flashlight.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 31, 2013
Aug 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 22, 2014