Elma is a 47-year-old married woman with four children. The oldest child is 25 years old.
Elma owns a business making toilet bowls. She has had this business for four years. She earns about 3000 PHP per month. She plans to use her loan to purchase additional materials for making toilet bowls.
Elma works hard to support her family. She hopes for her business to grow.
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.