Nemesia, from San Miguel, Bohol, is a 60 year old married woman and a mother of three grown children. She has been engaged in vegetable farming for more than 15 years now. Her husband is also a farmer. Nemesia is asking for a loan to buy seedlings, fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. Through this loan, she will be able to improve her vegetable farm as well as the quality and quantity of the harvest. In the future, Nemesia dreams of experiencing the fullness of life.
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.