Prudencia is a 50-year-old fish vendor from Talibon, Bohol. She has been in the fish-vending business for several years now. This is the source of her income. Prudencia is asking for a loan to buy more fish to sell to the people in her place.
In the future, Prudencia dreams of expanding her business so that it will generate more revenue necessary for the needs of the family.
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.