Agripina is a 45-year-old married woman from Dimiao, Bohol. She has been engaged in a hog raising business for more than six years now. This is the source of her income.
Agripina is asking for a loan to buy additional piglets to raise. With this loan, she will be able to improve her hog raising business, thus augmenting her income. Moreover, she wants to save money 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.