Dalmacia is a married woman from Talibon, Bohol. She has a furniture business. She and her husband design tables and chairs made of bamboo. They sell their products at their town's market. Dalmacia has requested a loan to purchase more bamboo, nails and varnish. She hopes for her family to have a better quality of life.
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.