Sharon Rose is 35 years old and is a married woman with 3 children. Her oldest child is 15 while the youngest is only 2. Sharon Rose's husband works as a farmer and a driver.
Sharon Rose is also a farmer. She helps her husband till their land in the town of Banga, South Cotabato. She grows rice and corn. She also raises pigs in their backyard. Sharon Rose works hard to do her part in sustaining her family. She applied for a loan to purchase fertilizers and pig feed. Sharon Rose wants to earn more and save for her children's future.
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.