Dionesia is a 54-year-old married woman and a mother of eleven children from San Miguel, Bohol. Dionesia has been engaged in a rice farming business together with her husband for more than 20 years now. This is the source of their income.
Dionesia is asking for a loan to buy seedlings, fertilizer and pesticides. Through this, she will be able to improve their farm and their harvest. In the future, Dionesia has hopes of expanding their farming business in order to generate more income.
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.