Charlyn is the mother of a 5-year-old child. She is 30 and married to Donald. She loves making dresses and she now earns money from it. She makes school uniforms and other types of clothes. She hopes for her business to prosper. She applied for a loan of 15,000 Philippine pesos from CEVI and she will use it to buy cloth and tailoring materials. She also hopes to have her own shop someday.
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.