Ernie is 39 years old and single. He is a farmer working in the town of Sto. Niño, South Cotabato. Ernie spends his time tilling his land and growing rice crops. He works hard to keep his farm productive.
Ernie has requested a loan to purchase rice seeds, fertilizers and other farm inputs. He hopes that through his business he will be able to improve his family’s living situation.
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.