Jinnilyn is 37 years old and is a married woman with four children. The oldest child is 12 years old while the youngest is 4. She lives in the town of Sto. Niño, South Cotabato, with her family. Jinnilyn and her husband are both farmers. They have been growing rice for eight years.
This loan will be used to purchase seeds and fertilizers. In the future, Jinnylyn hopes to have her children finish college. She also hopes to have her own capital.
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.