Fe M. is from the town of Sto. Niño. She is married and has 8 children. Her children are mostly married and have their own families already.
Fe raises pigs for a living. She says this kind of business is quite challenging but she is happy to have a source of income. Her husband is a farmer and she helps him maintain their rice farm.
Fe is in need of feeds and vitamins for her pigs to grow healthy. She also needs additional rice seeds and fertilizers for their rice farm. She applied for a loan of Php 18000 that she will use to run her piggery and her husband's farm. 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.