Gracelyn is a 25-year-old married woman and a mother of two young children, ageed four and two.
Gracelyn is a rice farmer and has been in the farming business together with her husband for more than six years now. Gracelyn needs a loan for the improvement of her business.
She is applying for a loan to buy seedlings, fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this, she will be able to produce a healthy and abundant harvest.
In the future, Gracelyn dreams of expanding her farm. Moreover, she wants to save money for the future schooling of her children and to repay her loan on time.
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.