Rojica is a married woman with four children. The oldest child is only 6 years old. Rojica is engaged in farming and hog-raising businesses. She grows rice, and her harvest is for selling and family consumption. Rojica also raises pigs in her backyard. She fattens the pigs to sell at the market.
Rojica's loan will be used to buy piglets, feeds and fertilizers. She will also pay rent for the tractor she used in tilling her land.
In the future, Rojica hopes to have a prosperous business. She also hopes to see all her children succeed.
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.