Trinidad is a married woman and a mother of three grown up children. She is from the town of Panglao, Bohol. She has been engaged in the hog raising business for more than 2 years now. Her husband works as a carpenter.
Trinidad is asking for a loan to buy additional piglets to raise and animal feed. With this, she will be able to improve her hog raising business, thus augmenting her sales and income. Trinidad is hopeful that she will be able to improve her business so that it will generate more revenue necessary for the needs of the family, especially for food consumption.
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.