Juana is 58 years old, married, and has five adult children. She is from San Miguel, Bohol. Together with her husband, she is engaged in rice farming, which she has been doing for more than 20 years.
Juana is requesting a loan, which she will use to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. In the future, she hopes to make her business a success.
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.