Virgilio is a 64-year-old fisherman from Nocnocan, Talibon, Bohol. He has been in the business for more than 35 years now.
Virgilio wants to acquire a loan to buy new fishing nets, lead weights and fuel for the boat. Virgilio hopes to improve his business in the future and experience the fullness of life.
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.