Celia is 47 years old and is married. She has three children aged 21, 18 and 13. She lives in the town of Surallah, South Cotabato with her family.
Celia is engaged in farming. She grows rice crops and raises chickens. She also has coconut trees planted on her land. Celia earns about 8,000 PHP per month doing these activities.
Celia would like to request a loan to purchase fertilizers and pesticides. Celia hopes to have a steady income that can support her children's education.
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.