Angique is a 34-year-old mother. She is married to Jeffrey and they have two children.
Living in Agusan Del Sur, she has the advantage of having a livelihood as a farmer. She plants rice because it is one of the major agricultural crops there. It is also a basic need for every Filipino family. To sell quality rice, she works hard to keep her crops in good shape.
Angique has asked for financial assistance from a micro-financial institution. She applied for a loan of Php 12,000 which she will use to purchase farm inputs needed at her farm.
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.