Adriano is a 63-year-old farmer from Ubay, Bohol. He has been in the rice farming business for more than 30 years now. This is the source of his income.
Adriano is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this loan, Adriano will be able to improve his farm and its harvest. In the future, Adriano has hopes of making his business a success 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.