Pablita is a 46-year-old married woman from Loon, Bohol.She has three children. The oldest child is 16, while the youngest is 12 years old.
Pablita raises hogs. Aside from the hog raising business, she also sells snack foods like banana cue, boiled camote, and puto (rice cakes) to nearby school cafeterias in her community during school days. She is requesting a loan of 12,000 PHP to buy feed for the hogs and merchandise to resell, such as bananas, sugar, rice and camote.
Pablita hopes that her business will be successful so that she can support her family as well as support the schooling 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.