Janet is a 31-year-old married woman and a mother of four young children from Getafe, Bohol. Janet has operated a tricycle transport business with her husband for more than 10 years now. She is also in a hog-raising business. Janet is asking for a loan to buy spare parts for the tricycle like wheel, tire, nuts and bolts and also for piglets to raise. Janet hopes of expanding their business in the future so that it will generate more revenue for their needs and expenses, like for the schooling of their children.
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.