Lenida is a married woman and mother to 4 kids. Her eldest child is 22 years old.
Lenida earns her living through farming. She grows rice crops to sell at the market. Lenida has had problems funding her farm. When she heard of CEVI and learned that it helps farmers like her, she immediately joined to avail of its services. Lenida is now requesting a loan to purchase fertilizers and other farm inputs. She is thankful for the help extended to her and hopes for the loan to help improve her 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.