Angelita is 38-years-old and lives in Trinidad, Bohol. She is married with five children ranging from the age of 8 months to 14-years-old. Angelita helps her husband in their fishing business that they’ve owned for 14 years now. She is asking for a loan to buy a new fish net. A new one will help them to catch more fish, which will enable them to have a better income for their family. Her profit will take care of her family's daily consumption.
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.