Raul is a dried fish vendor from Ubay, Bohol, Philippines. He has been in the business since he was a kid helping his parents. Raul is now a married man and has three young children.
Raul is asking for a loan to buy more fish for drying and to sell. In the future, Raul wants to expand his business to generate more income and revenue.
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.