Elizabeth is 49 years old and is from Panglao, Bohol. She is married with five children aged between 11 and 27. She has a business making rice cakes that she sells in her locality. She is asking for a loan to buy the needed ingredients like sticky rice, cooking oil, sugar and margarine. This will help her to cook on time and generate a better income for her family, especially her children.
Elizabeth is confident that she can make her business successful with the help of the loan.
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.