Pantaleon, 49 years old, is married and has two young children, 5 and 7 years old. He is from Talibon, Bohol. Pantaleon has been engaged in a farming business for 2 years, earning a monthly income of 5,000 PHP. He is requesting a loan to buy fertilizer and medicine to make his crops healthy. In the future, Pantaleon dreams of expanding his business.
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.