Elenita is a 45-year-old married woman and a mother of three children. Elenita runs a sari-sari or variety store business selling various goods and items to the people in her place.
Elenita is asking for a loan to buy more stock to sell like canned goods, candies, noodles, bread and chips, soap and toiletries. With this, she will be able to cater for more customers in her store. In the future, Elenita hopes to make her 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.