Jurelyn is 32 years old and a married woman with two children who are five and seven years old. Her husband works as a private driver.
Jurelyn started raising hogs two years ago. She fattens the pigs and sells them at the market. Jurelyn works hard to help provide for her family’s basic needs. She requested a loan to purchase piglets and feed. Jurelyn hopes for her business to grow and for her family’s living situation to improve.
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.