Diega M. is from the town of Sikatuna. She is 59 years old. Diega is single. To make a living, Diega raises pigs for fattening and sale. Diega does her best to maintain her business.
Diega joined CEVI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation and ability to engage in business activities. Diega has successfully repaid a previous loan from CEVI.
Diega is requesting a new loan of 18,000 Philippines pesos (PHP), which will be used to buy piglets and feeds. She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve her business.
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.