Leonila is a farmer from Trinidad, Bohol. She works with her husband tilling their land and planting rice. Leonila has been a rice farmer for ten years. She is able to use the income she earns to help provide for her family. Leonila works hard to balance her time between farming and her family.
Leonila is requesting a loan to purchase fertilizers and other farm inputs. She hopes that her loan will help increase her family’s harvest and income.
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.