Rosalinda is a married woman with five children. Her oldest child is 22 years old and the youngest is four.
Rosalinda is a farmer. She has been growing rice for 18 years. Each month, she earns 5500 Philippine pesos (PHP) from doing this farming. She has requested a loan of 20,000 PHP to purchase rice seeds, fertilizer, and other farm inputs.
In the future, Rosalinda hopes for her children to finish college and have bright futures. She also hopes for her business to grow.
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.