Silverio is a 55-year-old fisherman from Talibon, Bohol. He has been in business for more than a year now and it is his only source of income.
Silverio is asking for a loan to buy fishing nets, lead weights and hooks. He believes that this loan could help him realize his dream of making his business a success.
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.