Victorina is a 48 year old married woman and a mother of four grown up children. They live in Ubay, Bohol, Philippines. She and her husband has been engaged in the rice farming and fishing business for more than 20 years now. This is how they make a living.
Victorina is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm and new fishing nets for fishing. With this, they will be able to enhance their farming and fishing 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.