Lorna is 41 years old and married. She has four children, age 9, 14, 20 and 21.
Lorna runs a fishing business with her husband. According to her, fishing has been their main source of income for the past 20 years. Lorna does her best to improve their business and keep their family together.
Lorna requested this loan to buy fishing nets, bait and crab traps. This will help Lorna and her husband have more fish to catch and sell.
In the future, Lorna 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.