Sergio is a 39 year old fisherman from Talibon, Bohol. He is a married man and a father of three children ages 13, 10 and 5.
Sergio is asking for a loan to buy additional fishing nets, floaters, hooks and fuel for his boat. With this, he will be able to improve his chances of a big catch, thus giving him more fish to sell in the market.
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.