Zenaida is a 38-year-old married woman and mother of four children from Maribojoc, Bohol. She has been engaged in a furniture-making business together with her husband for more than 15 years now. This is the source of her income.
Zenaida is asking for a loan to buy additional materials for furniture-making like plywood, nails, varnish and others. With this, she will be able to improve their business thus augmenting their income. In the future, Zenaida has hopes of making her business successful and sustainable.
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.