James Mark is a 24-year-old, married man and father of a 2-year-old son from Ubay, Bohol. He is a farmer and has been in the farming business for more than 5 years now. This is the source of his income.
James Mark is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this, he will be able to improve his farm and eventually his harvest and yield.
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.