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Steven is a 44-year-old married man with five children. His oldest child is 20 years old while the youngest is seven. His wife maintains a vegetable garden.

Steven grows rice to earn a living. He tills his own land and prepares it well for growing crops. Steven has been in rice farming for 10 years. He usually earns 3000 PHP per month from his business. He currently needs seeds, fertilizers and other farm inputs. He applied for a loan so he could fund his farm. Steven works hard to provide the needs of his family.

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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.

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
  • 474
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $69,645,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Steven to purchase seeds, fertilizers and other farm inputs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Apr 18, 2011
May 10, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2011