Rice farming and duck raising are the source of income of Helen B.. She started her business in 2001. Now she has a 2-hectare rice field and 497 heads of duck. Now, at 45 years old, she has 5 children. She was able to sustain her family through this kind of business.
She would like to request a loan of 15,000 PHP from Community Economic Ventures, Inc. in order for her to have additional capital to buy ducks and farm supplies.
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.