Yolanda is a married woman with 3 children. The oldest child is 14 years old while the youngest is 6.
Yolanda is a farmer working in Banga, South Cotabato. She has been growing rice for 10 years. Yolanda sells her harvest at the market. For the past months, Yolanda earned about 3,000 PHP per month from farming. Yolanda works hard to improve her earnings and sustain her family.
This loan will be used by Yolanda to purchase seeds, fertilizers and other farm inputs. She hopes to earn more and be able to improve their house soon.
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.