Gregorio is 51 years old and is a married man with five children. His wife works as a municipal bookkeeper.
Gregorio has been in the business of raising hogs for eight years. He plans to use his loan to purchase pig feed, vitamins and other supplies. Gregorio works hard for his family. One of his priorities is his children's education as he wants them to finish college and find jobs.
In the future, Gregorio hopes for his family's living conditions to improve.
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.