Eutiquia is a 44-year-old married woman from Talibon, Bohol. She has four children. The oldest child is 21 while the youngest is 17. She is engaged in a hog raising business. She has been raising pigs for almost four years. She requested a loan of 9,000 PHP to buy feed and repair her pig pen, for the pigs to live in and grow healthy.
In the future, Eutiquia would like to expand her piggery business to finance her children's college education.
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.