Felisa is a 45-year-old married woman from Antequera, Bohol. She has four children. The oldest child is 15 while the youngest is 4. She raises hogs. Her husband is a carpenter. She has been in the hog raising business for eight years.
Felisa requested a loan of 8,000 PHP to buy additional piglets and feed. In the future, Felisa would like to expand her business to support her family as well as to save for her children's education.
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.