Claudia is a farmer from Trinidad, Bohol. She is married with 4 children. Her youngest child still attends school.
Claudia primarily grows rice crops to sell. She earns 3000 PHP per month from farming. She needs additional capital to purchase fertilizers and other farm inputs. Claudia says, "I hope the CEVI program will continue to help us so that our business and our family's needs will be supported and our business will become more productive."
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.