Prescilla is a married woman living in the town of Bunawan, Agusan Del Sur. She is a farmer and has been growing rice for more than 30 years. Prescilla sells her harvest to rice traders. She works hard to provide her family with better living conditions. She also hopes to be able to sustain her children's education.
Prescilla's loan will be used to purchase farm inputs such as seeds and fertilizers.
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.