Daisy is 50 years old and is a married woman with 10 children. The oldest child is 32 years old while the youngest is only 6. Her older children are already married and do not live with them anymore.
Daisy is a farmer. She helps her husband till their land in the town of Surallah, South Cotabato. According to Daisy, she has been engaged in rice farming for 35 years.
Daisy has requested a loan to purchase fertilizers, seeds and other farm inputs. She hopes for their business to prosper. She also hopes to send her younger children to school.
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.