Myrna M., 38 years old is a gasoline vendor in the town of Trinidad Bohol. She has been doing this business since 2008. The income, which she was able to generate, is very helpful in sending her children to school and in buying the family basic needs.
At the moment, she wants to apply a loan of Php 6,000 from Community Economic Ventures Inc. She will use the loan to buy more gasoline to resell. She also plans of looking for some other income opportunities where she could increase her current earnings.
Myrna is 38 years old and has four children that are studying in school.
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.