Glenda is a farmer from the town of San Miguel, Bohol. She is a married woman, and has been in the business for more than three years. This is the source of their income; Glenda works hard to support her husband in meeting the needs of the family.
Glenda is asking for a loan to buy seedlings, fertilizer, and pesticides. Through this, she will be able to improve her farm and eventually, her harvest.
In the future, Glenda dreams of expanding her venture so it will continue to generate more revenue.
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.