Emma is a 60 year-old married woman and a mother of two grown children from Lila, Bohol, Philippines. She has been engaged in the hog raising business for more than ten years now.
Emma is asking for a loan to buy additional feeds for the pigs and additional piglets to raise. Emma is optimistic that this loan could make her realize her dream of improving her business. In the future, Emma wants to make her business a success.
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.