Mario is a 26-year-old farmer from Trinidad, Bohol. He is married and a father of two young children.
Mario is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this loan, he will be able to improve his farm as well as his harvest and yield.
In the future, Mario dreams of expanding his business and saving money for the future schooling of his 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.