Lynda is a 52-year-old woman from Ubay, Bohol. She is engaged in making and selling handcrafted fashion accessories. This is the source of her income. Lynda is asking for a loan to buy additional materials for making fashion accessories: mahogany pods, coco beads and wooden beads, etc. With this, she will be able to make and sell more accessories thus allowing her to earn more.
In the future, Lynda has hopes of making her business a success and sustainable.
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.