Catherine is a 30-year-old married woman with 2 children ages 5 and 1. Her husband runs a business of passenger boat transportation.
Catherine has been in the business of raising hogs for 5 years. She plans to use her loan to buy pig feed and vitamins. She also plans to use part of her loan to renovate their boat.
In the future, Catherine hopes for her business to grow.
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.