Enarcisa, 43 years old, is a mother of three children. She has been married to her husband Lito since 2000. Her oldest child is now twenty-two years old. A rice farmer for some time now, she loves spending time at her farm. Her goal is always to produce a quality harvest so she can sell better and also feed her family. Enarcisa is a member of CEVI and now has the opportunity to avail of its financial service. She is applying for a loan of 11,000 PHP. This loan will be used to buy fertilizers and other supplies for her farm.
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.