Neil is 41 years old and married. He has 3 children, ages 13, 12 and 1. He is engaged in a hog-raising business and earns about 5000 PHP per month. Neil also tills a parcel of land where he grows rice crops for family consumption and selling. He also put up a sari-sari store that his wife manages. Neil works hard to sustain his family and especially to save for his children's education.
Neil is requesting a loan to purchase pig feeds, fertilizers and other farm inputs. He hopes to provide a better quality of life to his family.
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.