Evella is a fish vendor from San Miguel, Bohol, Philippines, and has been selling fish for more than ten years.
Evella is requesting a loan to buy more fish to sell to the people in her community. She will be able to augment her earnings with her loan. In the future, Evella dreams of having a sustainable and lucrative business venture.
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.