Janeth is a 22 year old married woman from Getafe, Bohol. She has three young children. She grows rice. Together with her husband, she works hard to toil the land to earn a living. Janeth applied for a loan of 4,000 PHP to buy fertilizer, in order to improve her yield and obtain a better harvest. In the future, Janeth would like to expand her farming business, in order to support her growing children, and also to save to acquire a new motorcycle to earn additional 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.