A 39-year-old farmer from Talibon, Bohol, Marites works hard on their farm to support her husband. They have been in the rice farming business for several years now. Her husband also works as a carpenter.
Marites is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this, she will be able to improve their farming business and eventually augment their 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.