Ninfa is a farmer from the town of Sto. Niño, South Cotabato. She and her husband till their land together, growing and selling rice crops. They also raise cows. Ninfa works hard to support her family. She requested a loan because they do not have the capacity to fund their farm right now. She plans to purchase fertilizer, seeds and other farm inputs. Ninfa hopes to provide three meals a day for her family and send her 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.