Eugenia is 64 years old, married and is from San Miguel, Bohol. She has been engaged in rice farming for more than 40 years. This is the source of her income.
Eugenia is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this, she will be able to produce a good quality crop, thus increasing her yield and income. In the future, Eugenia hopes to make her rice farming business sustainable and productive.
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.