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Roger M. is 40 years old, married, and one of the banana growers in Calinan District, Davao City. He began his banana farm in 1996 by renting a 1/-hectare piece of land. The produce was delivered to Minda Maing, a banana wholesaler and buyer in his town. During harvest, he hires workers to help him transport his produce to the area where he sells his produce. His wife and siblings help him run the business and have been thankful for CEV credit assistance to improve their yield.

He is requesting a loan to purchase fertilizers, insecticides and seedlings. Bananas are his main crop and these products will help him produce more. He an active CEV client who has access to the credit assistance, trainings and insurance benefits the organization offers.

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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
  • 1070
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $57,699,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 49.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Roger to purchase fertilizers, insecticides and banana seedlings.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 31, 2008
Nov 25, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2009