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Alma is a married woman from Talibon, Bohol. She is engaged in a retail business. She sells coconut wine and soft drinks to customers in the community.

Aside from this buy and sell business, Alma is also engaged in fishing. She has been in the fishing business for 5 years. Alma requested a loan of 5,000 PHP to buy fishing materials like fish nets, fish hooks and fuel for the motorboat which is very helpful in their daily fishing activity. In the future, Alma would like to expand her business to improve their standard of living.

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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
  • 331
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    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $70,633,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 41.0
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Alma to buy fishing materials like fish nets, fish hooks and fuel for the motorboat.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 23, 2013
Jan 30, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2013