Pedrita, 52 years old, has been engaged in rice farming in Antequera, Bohol for several years now. She is requesting a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm in order to improve her harvest. In the future, Pedrita hopes to make her farming business a success.
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.