Dorita is a 55-year-old married woman who lives in Sto. Niño, South Cotabato with her family. She is married to a farmer. Dorita is also engaged in farming. She helps her husband grow and sell rice. Dorita also manages their sari-sari store where she sells items like cookies, chips and other kinds of products.
Dorita has requested a loan to purchase fertilizer and additional store items to sell.
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.