Joy is a 22-year-old married woman and a farmer from Ubay, Bohol. Joy has been engaged in a rice farming business for more than 4 years now. This is the source of their income. Joy works hard to support her husband in tilling their farm lot.
Joy is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticides for the farm. In the future, Joy hopes to make her farm a success and profitable.
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.