Antonio is a 49-year-old fisherman from Ubay, Bohol. He is a married man and has been in the fishing business for more than 20 years now.
Antonio is asking for a loan to buy new fishing nets, lead weights, hooks and ropes. With this, he will be able to improve his fishing business thus augmenting his catch.
In the future, Antonio has hopes of making his business a success.
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.