Annabelle is 32 years old from the town of Talibon, Bohol. She is married with five children ages 7-14. Annabelle raises her children through her income growing corn. She also makes charcoal for additional income. A motorbike is used to transport their produce.
She works hard so she can provide for her family's needs. She is asking for a loan of 7,000 PHP to pay for tuition fees, motor repair, and registration.
Education is important to her, and she will spend her income on her children's schooling. In the future, she hopes to see her children be successful in their studies.
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.