64-year-old Maria T. is managing both hog raising and rice farming businesses. She owns three hectares (7.5 acres) of land in Surallah, South Cotabato. She maximized every resource she has to become productive.
Maria joined Community Economic Ventures, Inc. to obtain a loan to raise capital for her businesses. She needs financial support at this time to have success in her businesses. She requested a loan of 15,000 Php to buy three more pigs and to pay for farm inputs.
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.