Nerissa is a farmer from the town of Ubay, Bohol. She has been engaged in this business for more than 5 years now. She is a married woman and a mother of two children. Nerissa is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm and sacks for storage. Through this, she will be able to improve her farm as well as her harvest.
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.