Ramon lives in the town of Sto. Niño, South Cotabato with his family. He is engaged in hog-raising and farming businesses. Ramon has a backyard piggery where he fattens the pigs and sells them to the market. He also grows rice crops on his farm. Ramon also sells his rice to the market.
Ramon's loan will be used to purchase feed, piglets and fertilizer. He hopes for his businesses to help improve his family's living conditions.
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.