Jocelyn is a married woman with an 11-year-old child. She and her husband are both farmers. They primarily grow rice crops to sell. Jocelyn's husband mainly manages their farm. Jocelyn, on the other hand, focuses more on raising hogs and running their sari-sari store business. Jocelyn does her best to support her family. She requested this loan to purchase fertilizers, insecticides and pig feed. She hopes to have a successful business in the future.
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.