Gina is a 45-year-old farmer from Ubay, Bohol. She has been engaged in the rice farming business for more than five years now. Gina is married and has five children.
Gina is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this, she will be able to improve her farm and, eventually, her harvest. Moreover, she wants to save money for the schooling of her 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.