Macaria is a married woman and a mother of four children. She lives in San Miguel, Bohol. Macaria is a farmer and has been in the farming business for several years now.
Macaria is requesting a loan, which she will use to buy seedlings, fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this loan, she and her husband will be able to produce a healthy and good quality crop. Macaria wants to expand her business in the future in order to augment her 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.