Fifty-five-year-old Jenedina lives with her family in the town of Surallah, South Cotabato. Jenedina is a farmer. She grows rice crops and vegetables. She also retails gasoline. Jenedina plans to use her loan to purchase fertilizers and more gasoline to sell.
She hopes to have a stable business and be able to 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.