Godelio is a 41-year-old married man and a father of four young children from Talibon, Bohol. He is engaged in the buying and selling of fish and other sea products. Godelio has been a member of CEVI for several years now. He joined CEVI because he wanted to avail himself of the financial services offered by the organization to the micro entrepreneurs like himself. He is asking for a new loan to buy more fish and other sea products to sell in the market. With this, he will be able to augment his sales and profit. Godelio hopes of making his business in the future. Moreover, he wants to save money for the schooling of his children.
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.