Epifania is 58 years old and married with two grown children. She has been engaged in the fishing business for 15 years now. She and her husband helped each other to make a success out of their fishing business. However, she still encounters challenges like the limited capital for their needs. She is asking for a loan to buy fishing net and floaters. She hopes that through this business she can improve and be more productive, having a better profit out of hard work.
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.