Daisy J. is 47-year old rice grower in Norala, South Cotabato. She also raise pigs in her backyard. She started her business with only two piglets. Now, she has a sow and she sells piglets also to her neighbors and contacts. About her farm, she is managing a 2-hectare rice field. Farming really helps a lot in providing their family needs.
She needs additional capital. She is requesting a loan worth Php 10,000 to purchase feed, fertilzers and chemicals. She hopes that by having a loan to support her business, she will be able to grow her business all the more.
She actively participates in the CEVI cluster meetings. CEVI is not just giving loans to people but they also bringing education to all their clients to grow their business more.
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.