Efipania is a married woman and a mother of seven grownup children. She is engaged in the business of farming. Efipania has been in the farming business with her husband for more than 15 years now. This is their main source of income.
As of now, Efipania is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and to pay for the labor costs of the farm. Through this loan, she will be able to improve the productivity of her farm, thus augmenting her harvest and yield.
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.