Dorina is a 25-year-old married woman from Bien Unido, Bohol. Dorina helps her husband, a fisherman, in their business. Dorina needs a loan to buy new fishing nets, screens, lead weights and buckets for storage. With this, her husband will be able to catch more fish thus allowing them to sell more to the market. Dorina hopes of expanding their business and saving money for reinvestment into the business. Moreover, she wants to save money for the future schooling of her 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.