Ginalyn is 29 years old and married with two children aged 6 and 2. Her husband is a fisherman. Ginalyn and her husband work together to support their family. Ginalyn sells her husband's catch at their local market. She also buys crabs from other fishermen and resells them. Ginalyn works hard to help provide for their needs. She requested this loan to buy fishing nets and hooks and more crabs to sell. Ginalyn hopes for this loan to help improve their business.
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.