Susan I., 57, is a married woman with seven children. Her oldest child is 35 years old.
Susan and her husband are both farmers. She helps in growing crops such as corn and rice. She also helps sell their harvest to the market.
Susan requested a loan to purchase farm fertilizers and other supplies. She hopes to have a sari-sari store in the future.
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.