Jocelyn is a married woman with 5 children aged between 4 and 20 years. Jocelyn and her husband are both farmers. They grow rice crops to sell.
Jocelyn works hard to keep their farm productive. She applied for a loan to purchase seeds and fertilizers. She hopes to achieve an abundant harvest. She also hopes to have sufficient income to expand their business in the future.
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.