Manuela is a 58-year-old married woman from Daius, Bohol. She has two children ages, 22 and 36.
She raises hogs. She has been in the hog-raising business for ten years.
Aside from raising hogs, she is also engaged in a retail business, selling things like bags, clothes, towels and umbrellas.
She requested a loan of 16,000 PHP to buy piglets and feed as well as additional merchandise to sell like clothes, bags, and umbrellas.
Manuela would like to invest in other ventures to support her family and to save for 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.