Prima is a 56-year-old married woman and a mother of six children. She is from Talibon, Bohol. She and her husband have been engaged in rice farming for more than 20 years now.
Prima works hard to support her husband in tilling their farm. She is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this loan, they will be able to enhance and improve their crops, thus giving them a good quality harvest.
Prima dreams of improving their business in the future. Moreover, she wants to save money for 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.