Alicia is 56 years old and is married with five children. She is a farmer and has been growing and selling rice for 15 years. Alicia is able to provide for her family through her work.
Alicia is requesting a loan to purchase farm inputs such as seed and fertilizer. In the future, she hopes to improve her farm and increase her earnings.
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.