Lita earns a living through her hog-raising business. She lives with her family in the town of Ubay, Bohol. She has been in the business for more than two years now. This is the source of her income. Lita is asking for a loan to buy feed for the pigs. Through this, she will be able to improve her business as well as her income. Lita wants to save money for the schooling of her children and to repay her loan on time.
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.