Florencia is a 56 year old married woman from San Miguel, Bohol. She has been running a sari-sari or variety store business for 5 years now. She sells various goods to people in her place.
Florencia wants to make use of a loan to buy additional merchandise to sell like canned goods, snack foods, seasonings, soap and toiletries.
In the future, Florencia dreams of making her business grow and be sustainable.
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.