Lozila earns a living through her hog raising business. She is a 49-year-old married woman and a mother of nine children from Loon, Bohol. Lozila works hard to support her husband in meeting the needs of the family especially for the schooling of their children. Lozila is asking for a loan to buy additional piglets and feed for the pigs. With this, she will be able to improve her hog raising business thus augmenting her income. In the future, Lozila hopes of making her business a success and more profitable.
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.