Anecita is a 51-year-old married woman from Talibon, Bohol. Her husband is a fisherman and she helps him sell his catch at the market. She also sells home-cooked meals to her community.
Anecita wants her income to increase so she can cover the expenses in their household. She requested a loan to purchase cookware and ingredients such as meat, vegetables, and spices.
Anecita hopes her food business will grow.
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.