Emeliana is a married woman with four grown-up children from Talibon, Bohol. She has been engaged in her fishing business for 20 years now, together with her husband. She earns about 15,000 Php monthly. This is the source of her income.
She is requesting a loan to buy nets, lead weights, hooks and buckets for her boat. Through this loan, she will be able to manage her boat properly while fishing in the middle of the sea.
In the future, Emeliana dreams of expanding her business to gain more profit. She wants to buy an additional boat for more income.
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.