Fernando is a 45-year-old married man and a father of two young children. He is from Ubay, Bohol. He has been engaged in a fish vending business for several years now. Fernando is asking for a loan to buy more fish to sell to the people in his area.
Fernando works hard to support his family especially for the schooling of his two children. He dreams of making his business a success in the future and supports his children in their schooling.
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.