Genalyn is a 28-year-old married woman and a mother of three children from Talibon, Bohol, Philippines. She has been engaged in a rice farming business for more than 10 years now. She helps her husband in tilling their land.
Genalyn is asking for a loan to buy additional fertilizer for the farm and additional piglets to raise. With this, she will be able to improve their business and make it a success. Also, she wants to continually send her children to school for them to have better education and learning.
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.