Forty-one-year-old Jomelyn is married and has a beautiful daughter. They live in Sto. Niño, South Cotabato. Jomelyn plants and harvests rice. Part of her harvest is used for family consumption and the rest is sold to the market. Jomelyn works hard for her daughters’ future.
Jomelyn is in need of additional seeds and fertilizer. She has applied for a loan of 6,000 Philippines pesos (PHP) from CEVI. She is hopeful that this loan will help improve her harvest.
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.