Ma. Luzviminda is 43 years old and is a married woman with five children. The oldest child is 17 years old and the youngest is only 3 months old.
Ma. Luzviminda is a farmer. She helps her husband till their land located in Surallah, South Cotabato. Rice is the main crop that they grow to sell. Ma. Luzviminda does her best to help improve their business and provide for her family’s needs. She applied for a loan to purchase fertilizers, insecticides and other farm inputs. She hopes to help uplift her family’s living situation.
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.