Prima is a married woman from the town of Trinidad in the province of Bohol. She and her husband are both farmers. They primarily grow crops of rice to sell. Prima does her best to improve their business and take care of their children.
Prima requested this loan to purchase quality seeds, fertilizer, and other farm inputs. Prima hopes to have a bigger farm in the future. She also hopes to help improve her family's living conditions.
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.