Elizabeth is a married woman from Talibon, Bohol. She has been engaged in a seaweed farming business together with her husband for more than 2 years now. Seaweed farming is a lucrative business in the Philippines.
Elizabeth is asking for a loan to buy more seaweed seedlings. With this, they will be able to improve their seaweed farming ventures.
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.