Aida is a 57-year-old married woman from Ubay, Bohol. She has engaged in hog raising and rice farming for more than 30 years now. This is the source of their income. Aida is asking for a loan to buy feed for the pigs and fertilizer for the farm. With this, she will be able to improve her hog-raising and rice farming ventures thus augmenting her income and profit. In the future, Aida dreams of making her business successful and sustainable.
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.