Claber is a 52-year-old, married woman from Cortes, Bohol. She is a mother of five children. The oldest child is 32, while the youngest is 12 years old.
Claber raises hogs. She has been in the hog-raising business for 10 years. She requested a loan of 9,000 PHP to purchase additional piglets, feeds like hog grower and hog finisher mash, and pig supplement. In the future, Claber would like to expand her business to be successful as well as to save for the education 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.