Rufina earns a living through her bamboo selling business. She is a married woman and a mother of ten children. Rufina has been engaged in the business for more than 3 years now. Bamboo is used in some household renovation and also as firewood.
Rufina is asking for a loan to buy more bamboo. In the future, Rufina dreams of making 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.