Geraldine joined Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI) a year ago to gain access to its program. Like other entrepreneurs, she needed financial support for her business.
Geraldine manages a rice farm and also grows pigs. In addition she has a small store where she sells basic necessities like sugar, vinegar and other items. She said that CEVI’s program helped a lot in maintaining her business.
Geraldine would like to request a loan of Php 15,000, which she will use to buy farm inputs, feed for her pigs, and also supplies for her store.
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.