Rolando is a 47-year-old, married man and a father of four children, from Talibon, Bohol. He has been engaged in the fishing business for more than 20 years now. This is the source of his income.
Rolando is asking for a loan to pay for the repair of the fishing boat. With this loan, he will be able to maintain the good working condition of the boat, thus improving his business. In the future, Rolando hopes of making his business successful 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.