Jona is a 38-year-old married woman and a mother of a nine-year-old son from Panglao, Bohol. She has been engaged in a hog raising business for more than five years now. This is the source of her income. Jona is asking for a loan to buy additional piglets to raise and feeds for the pigs. Through this, she will be able to improve her business and make it a success.
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.