Ma. Glenda is 39 years old, married with four children. Her oldest child is age 20. Ma. Glenda's husband is a fisherman.
Ma. Glenda is engaged in fishing and seaweed farming. She helps to sell their catch at the market. She works hard to support her family.
She requested a loan to purchase seaweed seedlings, fishing nets and to pay school fees.
Ma. Glenda hopes to improve her family's living conditions and 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.