Teresita has run a sari-sari, or variety store business in her place for more than 8 years now. She lives with her family in Talibon, Bohol. Teresita is asking for a loan to buy additional stock to sell like canned goods, candies, soap, toiletries. rice, chips and biscuits. With this, she will be able to attract and cater to more buyers in her store, thus increasing her sales and income. In the future, Teresita 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.