Silverio is 57 years old, married and has 4 children. He is a farmer and tills his own land located in the town of Surallah, South Cotabato. Silverio grows rice and vegetables. He sells his harvest at his town’s market. Silverio works hard to provide for the needs of his family. He requested a loan to purchase seeds and fertilizers. Silverio hopes to improve his 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.