Jocelyn is 41 years old and a married woman with two children. She and her husband are both farmers. They grow rice crops and vegetables to sell to their community. Jocelyn works hard to improve their income. She hopes to send her children to college and make improvements to their house.
Jocelyn has requested this loan to purchase seeds, fertilizers, and other farm inputs. Jocelyn is hopeful that this loan will help improve their business.
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.