Isidora earns a living through her sari-sari store. She lives with her family in Ubay, Bohol. She has been in the business for more than 30 years now. She sells various goods and commodities to the people in her area. Isidora is asking for a loan to buy additional stocks to sell like canned goods, rice, soda, chips and biscuits. With this, she will be able to attract and cater to more customers in her store thus increasing her sales and income.
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.