Jocelyn hails from Talibon, Philippines. She is 31 years old and married with four children aged 2-13 years. Jocelyn has been farming rice for 13 years now to provide for her family. She wants to increase her income for her family’s benefit. She is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer, pesticides and seedlings. Any additional income will go to her family’s daily consumption and her children’s education.
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.