Renato is a farmer living in Talibon, Bohol, Philippines. He is a married man and a father of two young children. Renato has been in the rice farming business for more than five years now.
Renato needs a loan to buy additional fertilizer and pesticides for the farm, and to buy food for daily consumption.
Renato hopes of expanding his farm and save money for future schooling of his 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.