Celsa is a 34-year-old married woman and a mother of five children from Jagna, Bohol.
She has been engaged in a hog raising business for more than five years now. Celsa is asking for a loan to buy additional piglets to raise and feed for the pigs.
With this, she will be able to improve her business and eventually her earnings. Moreover, Celsa dreams continually of sending her children to school for better learning and education.
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.