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Maxima is a 61-year-old married woman with four children between 14 and 25 years old. Maxima's husband works as a carpenter.

Maxima has had a tailoring business for 15 years. She repairs clothes and makes dresses. She also makes uniforms. Maxima earns 4,000 PHP per month with this business. She plans to use her loan to repair her sewing machine and buy parts. Maxima hopes for her business to grow. She also hopes for her children to finish college and be successful.

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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
  • 334
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $70,752,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.8
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Maxima to repair her sewing machine and to buy parts.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 16, 2011
Nov 29, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2012