Julita is a married woman from Talibon, Bohol. Her husband is a fisherman.
Julita sells fish for a living. She sells his husband's catch and also buys fish from other fishermen. Julita does her best to help provide for her family. She has requested a loan to purchase fish traps, an ice box, and other materials. Julita hopes to have a successful business. She also hopes for her children to finish college and have bright futures.
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.