Angelita is a 26-year-old woman from the town of San Miguel, Bohol. She is married with three children ages 2, 8 and 9. She works hard as a rice farmer together with her husband so they can provide for their children.
Angelita needs additional capital so she can buy fertilizer and pay her hired help for their labor . She hopes that this will help so she can further improve her crop and yield. In the future, she dreams of having a bigger farm for her family.
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.