Emma is a farmer working in Banga, South Cotabato. She grows rice and corn and sells her harvest to the market. She plans to use her loan to purchase farm inputs such as fertilizers. Emma works hard to support her family. She said that one of her priorities is her children's education.
Emma is 53 years old and married. She has three children.
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.