Crispina earns a living through her sari-sari (or variety) store business. She has been in this venture for more than 20 years now. This is the source of her income. She sells various goods and commodities to the people in her place.
Crispina is asking for a loan to buy more stock to sell like canned goods, candies, rice, soda, soap, toiletries and other items. With this loan, she will be be able to cater to and attract more buyers in her store, thus augmenting 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.