Rey, 41, is a farmer from the town of Banga, South Cotabato. He is single. He tills his own land where he grows rice crops. He earns about 25,000 PHP per harvest. Rey supports his family financially. He has requested a loan to purchase fertilizer and other farm inputs. He hopes to be able to help 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.