Ma. Nimfa is 30 years old and is a married woman with three children. Her husband is a fisherman.
Ma. Nimfa has had a sari-sari (variety) store business for six years. She sells items like detergent. soap and shampoo to the people in her community. She requested a loan to buy more items to sell such as sugar and rice.
She hopes for her business to be stable so that she can sustain her children's education.
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.