Paciana is a 48-year-old woman from Bohol, Philippines. She has six children and her husband is a farmer. Paciana has been in the hog raising business for years now.
Paciana wants to improve her business but she needs funds to do so. She is requesting a loan to buy feed for the hogs. Paciana also wants to buy additional piglets to raise.
With the loan, Paciana will finally be able to make plans for expanding her business.
Paciana hopes to see her family live a bountiful life. And she believes that this would be possible if she will be provided with financial support through loans.
Any additional revenue will be used to finance the family's daily consumption and the educational expenses of her children.
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.