Rebecca is a 47-year-old married woman from Ubay, Bohol. She has two children, ages 10 and 13.
The source of her income is the rice farming business, which she has been doing for five years. She usually earns 3,000 PHP a month.
Rebecca is requesting for a loan to buy a rice thresher, which is used for the separation of grain from stalks and husks. With this loan, she will be able to buy such equipment for her business.
In the future, Rebecca hopes to expand her business.
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.