Beatriz is 53 years old and is a married woman with three children. The oldest child is 32. Her husband works as a farmer.
Beatriz is also a farmer working in Sta. Josefa, Agusan del sur. She has been growing rice for 10 years. Beatriz also raises pigs in her backyard. She built a small piggery that she hopes to expand soon. Beatriz sells her pigs at the market.
This loan will be used to purchase fertilizers for her rice field and to feed her pigs. In the future, she hopes to be successful in her livelihood.
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.