Editha is 68 years old and lives with her family in San Jose, Talibon, Bohol, Philippines. She has run an eatery (or carenderia) for more than 25 years now. She sells food and beverages to the people in the community.
Editha is asking for a loan to buy cooking materials for her eatery such as vegetables, meat, seasonings, cooking oil, and beverages.
She dreams of making her business a success in the future so that she can provide a good life to her family.
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.