Analiza is a farmer from the town of San Miguel, Bohol. She is a married woman and has four young children. Analiza is also engaged in a rice farming business with her husband. These are the sources of her income.
Analiza is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer for the farm and groceries for her store, such as canned goods, candies, snack foods, soda, soap and toiletries.
With this, she will be able to improve the variety of her stock, thus attracting more buyers. She will be able to increase the productivity of her farm as well.
In the future, Analiza hopes to improve her farm so that it will generate the additional revenue necessary for the needs of the family, and for the schooling of her 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.