Salome is a married woman who has four children, and she lives at Antequera, Bohol. She has been engaged in a hog raising business for more than 10 years. This is the source of her income, and her husband works as a carpenter.
Salome is asking for a loan, which she will use to buy pigs to raise. Salome hopes to expand her business in the future, so that it will generate more income.
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.