68-year-old Dionita is a married woman from the town of Sto. Niño. She is married and has seven children. Most of her children have their own families already. Dionita has grandchildren already and she hopes to be able to extend help to them also.
Dionita earns a living by raising pigs for fattening. She sells pork meat to the market. She also helps her husband maintain their farm. She helps keep their rice crops healthy.
Dionita needs feeds for the pigs and farm supplies for their rice farm. She is requesting a loan of Php 20, 000 that she will use to continue running her piggery and 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.