Warlita is a 53 year old married woman and a mother of adult children from Bien Unido, Bohol. She and her husband are in fishing business. Her husband works as a fisherman.
Warlita sells the fish that her husband catches to the people in her community. She also sells seaweed on the mainland. Warlita works hard to help her husband to meet the family's needs. Warlita has requested a loan to buy more seaweed and fish to sell. She dreams of expanding their business and increasing their income. Moreover, she wants to save money for future use and to reinvest in their business.
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.