Nilda is 32 years old and is a married woman with five children ages 4, 6, 9, 12 and 14. Her husband works as a farmer.
Nilda is also a farmer working in San Miguel, Bohol. She has been growing and selling rice for 14 years. Nilda does her best to assist her husband in providing for their needs and sending their children to school. She requested a loan to purchase fertilizers and insecticides. Nilda hopes to earn better and be able to pay her children's school fees.
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.