Helen is a married woman with four children. The oldest child is 30 years old while the youngest is 23.
Helen is a farmer working in San Jose, Agusan del Sur. She has been growing rice for 25 years. She earns 50,000 Php per harvest.
This loan will be used to purchase fertilizer, seeds, and insecticides. In the future, she hopes to be successful in her business and able to pay her dues.
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.