Teresita is a 30 year old married woman who has been engaged in the fishing business for several years now. She lives with her family in Talibon. Her husband also works as a fisherman. Teresita is asking for a loan to buy new fishing nets, lead weights, buckets and other supplies. Teresita is optimistic that this loan could help the couple in improving their fishing 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.