Ana Maricar is a farmer from the town of San Miguel, Bohol. She is a married woman and has four children. Ana Maricar has been engaged in farming for more than five years now as the only the source of income. Ana Maricar is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this, she will be able to grow healthy crops thus allowing her to augment her harvest. In the future, Ana Maricar hopes to expand her farming business and make it a success. Moreover, she wants to save money for the schooling of her children and to repay her loan on time.
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.