Ronelio is a fisherman from Talibon, Bohol. He is married and has three children aged nine, ten and twelve. Ronelio earns 6,000 PHP per month from fishing. His income goes on his family's daily consumption and children's education. He hopes to have additional income to improve his family's living situation.
He requested a loan to purchase fishing nets, hooks and other materials. Ronelio hopes to build up more savings for his family's 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.