Elpedia is a 49-year-old married woman and a mother of three children. Elpedia has been engaged in a hog raising business for more than 6 years now. Elpedia is asking for a loan to buy additional piglets to raise, and feed for the pigs.
Elpedia believes that this loan could help her improve her hog raising business. In the future, she also wants to expand this venture in order to generate more revenue.
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.