Christopher is from Talibon, Bohol and is married with a one-year-old son.
He has been engaged in fishing for four years now. This is the source of his income. His monthly earnings are 15,000 PHP. His wife is a housekeeper.
Christopher is requesting a loan to buy nets, lead weights, hooks and buckets. Through this loan, he will be able to catch more fish.
Christopher dreams of expanding his business in the future. He plans to build his own house and to educate his child in the future.
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.