Bibiana is a 48 year old married woman and mother of seven children. They all live in San Miguel, Bohol. She is engaged in the buying and selling of farm products like bananas, sweet potatoes and other root crops.
Bibiana is asking for a loan to buy more bananas and sweet potatoes. With this, she will be able to increase her stock, thus, allowing her to sell more at 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.