Claudio is a 45-year-old married man from Talibon, Bohol. He has three children aged 12,15 and 18. He engages in farming. He works the land and grows rice. He has been growing and selling rice for almost ten years.
Claudio has requested a loan of 10,000 PHP to buy fertilizer and pesticides to improve his harvest. In the future, Claudio would like to improve his farming business to have a bountiful harvest and to provide his family with good food as well as good living conditions.
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.