63-year-old Anecito is a married man with seven children. He is a farmer who tills a piece of land in Banga, South Cotabato. He grows rice and corn and sells his harvest at the market. Anecito works hard to support his family. He also wants to be able to support his grandchildren through his business.
Anecito plans to use his loan to purchase four sacks of fertilizers, two quarts of insecticides and other farm inputs. He hopes for his 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.