Juana is 58 years old, married, and has five children. She is a farmer from Trinidad, Bohol. She primarily grows rice crops to sell. Her income goes to meet her family's basic needs.
Juana is requesting a loan, which she will use to purchase fertilizers and other farm supplies. Juana hopes to have sufficient capital in the future so she can expand her business.She also hopes to earn a high income in order to elevate her family's standard of living.
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.