Victoria is the mother of eight children and has been able to sustain her family through rice farming. She is 53 years old and lives in Norala, South Cotabato. The income she receives sends her children to school and provides for the basic needs of her family.
Victoria would like a loan to help support her business. She joined Community Economic Ventures, Inc. and is requesting a loan of Php 15,000 which will enable her to purchase fertilizer and other farm needs.
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.