Angelita is a farmer from the town of Trinidad, Bohol. She has been engaged in rice farming for more than 13 years now. Angelita works hard to support her husband in tilling their farm.
Angelita is asking for a loan to buy seedlings, fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. She dreams of expanding their farming business and making it a success. Moreover, she wants to save money for the schooling of her children and to repay her loan on time.
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.