Tessie is a married woman who lives in Surallah, South Cotabato with her family. She has eight children.
Tessie is a farmer. She grows rice crops and then sells her harvest to the market. She has been engaged in rice farming for 25 years. Tessie works hard to improve her business and support her family.
This loan will be used to purchase seeds and fertilizers and to pay for labor.
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.