Ma. Myrna is a 44-year-old married woman and a mother of five children. They live in Ubay, Bohol. Rice farming is their way of living. Ma. Myrna works hard to support her husband in cultivating their farm lot.
As of now, Ma. Myrna needs a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. With this, they will be able to improve their farm and eventually their harvest. In the future, Ma. Myrna hopes to make their business a success and sustainable.
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.