Semporiana is a 52-year-old merchant from San Miguel, Bohol. She has run a variety store for several years now. Semporiana sells various goods to the people in her community.
Semporiana has been a member of CEVI for sometime now. She joined CEVI to gain access to the financial services offered by the organization to micro entrepreneurs like her. She is asking for a loan to buy more prodcuts to sell such as dry goods, candies, seasonings, chips, and snack foods.
Semporiana dreams of expanding her business and making it 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.