Serapio is a 56-year-old farmer from Trinidad, Bohol. He primarily grows rice crops to sell. Serapio works hard to increase his income and have more savings. He has requested a loan to purchase fertilizers and seeds and pay for labor. Serapio hopes and prays to be blessed with children and a good business.
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.