Roquellio is a fisherman from Talibon, Bohol. He is married and has six children ranging from age 10 to 21. Roquellio's family relies on his fishing business. He works hard to improve his earnings and provide for his family's basic needs. He is struggling to sustain his children's education and hopes to have all of them finish college and have bright futures.
Roquellio has requested a loan to purchase fish nets and crab traps, and to repair his fishing boat. This will help increase his profitability and help him achieve his goals.
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.