Isidro is a fisherman from Talibon, Bohol. He is a married man and a father of six young children. Isidro needs a loan to buy new fishing nets, fish hooks, lead weights, and fuel for his boat. With this, he will be able to enhance his catch, thus giving him more fish to sell at the market.
Isidro hopes of making his business a success. Moreover, he wants to save money for the schooling of his children.
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.