Jessica is 49 years old and married with two children aged 28 and 26. She owns a farming business in Sto. Niño, South Cotabato. Jessica grows rice and sells her harvest to her town's market. Jessica works hard to provide for the needs of her household. She also wants to help send her grandchildren to school.
This loan will be used to purchase fertilizers and other farm inputs. In the future, Jessica hopes to be a successful entrepreneur.
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.