Prima, age 58, and her husband are engaged in a farming business. This has been her business for the past 30 years and is her sole source of income for supporting the family. She and her husband have one child and live in San Miguel, Bohol.
Prima is requesting a loan in order to buy fertilizer, medicine, and sprayer. These will be used to make her business healthy and productive.
In the future, Prima hopes to expand her business.
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.