Lorna is a 45-year-old married woman from Maribojoc, Bohol. She runs a sari-sari store (variety store) for almost a year now. She sells various goods to the people in her community.
She is asking for a loan to buy additional merchandise to sell in her store such as canned goods, soda, snack foods and others. Through this, she will be able to enhance her sales and profit.
In the future, Lorna hopes to make her 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.