Jocelyn is a 45-year-old married woman and mother of five from San Miguel, Bohol, Philippines. She has been engaged in a rice farming business together with her husband for more than 10 years now.
Jocelyn is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides and to pay school fees for her children. With this loan, she will be able to improve their rice farm and harvest.
In the future, Jocelyn hopes to make 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.