Rosila is a 40-year-old farmer from the community of Ubay, Bohol. She is married with seven children aged between 8 and 21 years old.
Rosila has grown rice for 20 years now, to support the needs of her family. She is requesting for a loan of 8,000 PHP to buy fertilizer, seedlings and insecticide. These inputs will help assure Rosila that she can have a better harvest in the next four months. With her farm being taken care of, she can be hopeful that she can continue to support her children's needs, especially their education.
In the future, she hopes to improve and expand her farm in order to earn better profits.
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.