Rosie is 33 years old and a married woman with five children between five and 12 years old. She is a farmer working in Trinidad, Bohol, and she primarily grows rice crops to sell. Rosie's goals are to send her children to college and improve her family's living condition.
Rosie is requesting a loan to purchase farm supplies, such as seeds and fertilizers. Rosie hopes to achieve an abundant harvest. She also hopes that, through her business, she will be able to achieve her goals.
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.