Tita runs a sari-sari or variety store business in her place in Loboc, Bohol. She has been engaged in the business for more than nine years now. Tita works hard to support her husband in meeting the needs of the family.
Tita is asking for a loan of PHP 20,000 to buy additional groceries to sell like canned goods, rice, biscuits and snack foods, soda and beverages.
In the future, Tita dreams of expanding her store so that it will generate more revenue.
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.