Maximo is 55 years old and lives in the town of Talibon, Bohol with his family. He supports his family through his sari-sari store business. He needs additional capital to sustain his business and cover household expenses. This loan will help Maximo buy additional items to sell, such as canned goods and toiletries. Maximo hopes for his daily income to increase and enable him to provide for his family's basic necessities.
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.