Florisa is a 35-year-old married woman from Corella, Bohol. She has two young children.
Florisa operates a sari-sari (variety) store and sells basic commodities like canned goods, soft drinks and noodles. She requested a loan of PHP 10,000 to buy more commodities to sell like canned goods, noodles, condiments and detergents.
Florisa works hard to support her family. In the future, she would like to expand her business in order to earn, and at the same time save for her children's 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.