Florenda is 47 years old and is a married woman with three children. The oldest child is 23 years old. Her husband is a farmer.
Florenda has been in the hog-raising business for three years. She built a backyard piggery to raise pigs. She fattens the pigs and sells them at the market. She also helps her husband grow rice crops.
This loan will be used to buy piglets, feeds, vitamins and farm fertilizers. She hopes for this loan to help her piggery and her husband's 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.