Ma. Juna B. is 40 years old, married and living in Baclayon, Bohol. She has two children aged 9 and 5. Her husband works as a driver.
Ma. Juna sells barbecue to the people in her community. She marinates pork and chicken meat in the morning and grills it in the afternoon. Ma. Juna also makes key chains and coin purses that she sells to her community as well.
Ma. Juna has requested a loan to purchase pork and chicken meat, soy sauce and other ingredients for barbecue. She hopes for her barbecue 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.