Belinda is a 36 year old woman from Nocnocan, Talibon, Bohol. She is a business-minded woman who is engaged in both fishing and Sari-sari store business. She is asking for a loan to buy crab trap, rice and fishing nets. A loan will serve as an additional investment so she can further improve her business for better profit. Whatever income that she will generate will be used to help her family on food and basic household needs like electricity and water.
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.