Fifty-six-year old Necitas lives in Ubay, Bohol, with her husband. She has had a thriving hog-raising business for seven years now. This livelihood helps in bringing in an income of 6,000 PHP (Philippines pesos) for their needs.
Necitas is asking for a loan to buy feed and supplements for her hogs.
She plans to continue investing in hog-raising and make it even bigger to uplift their living conditions. In the future, she hopes to expand her business and have a bigger piggery for increased 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.