Primitiva is a farmer from San Jose, Talibon, Bohol. She is 58 years old, married and has been in the business for more than 10 years now. Primitiva works hard to provide support to her husband in meeting the needs of the family.
As of now, Primitiva is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and to pay for the rent and maintenance of the equipment used on the farm. In the future, Primitiva dreams of expanding her business and making it sustainable and profitable.
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.