Janette B. is from the town of Sto. Niño. She is 43 years old. Janette is married and has 3 children aged 27, 23 and 22. To make a living, Janette owns & operates a business raising crops, primarily planting and harvesting rice for sale. Janette works hard to improve her family's living conditions.
Janette joined CEVI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and her ability to engage in business activities. Janette has successfully repaid a previous loan from CEVI. Janette is requesting a new loan of 15000 PHP which will be used to purchase fertilizers and feeds. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to support her family financially.
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.