Concepcion and her husband work as farmers for 10 years now in the town of Talibon, Bohol. She has one daughter who is already an adult. They plant and harvest rice in their land for an income. This is her only source of livelihood right now so she wanted to take good care of her farm. This provide her family an income and a source of daily consumption. She is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pay for labor. Her profit will be reinvested in the same 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.