Christopher is a twenty-three-year-old married man with a three-year-old child. He has been a fisherman for one year. He works hard to earn a better income and save for his child's future education.
He requested a loan to purchase a flashlight, mask and fishing nets. Christopher hopes for this loan to help improve his profitability. He also hopes to elevate his family's standard of living in the future.
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.