Anatalia runs a sari-sari or variety store business, selling various goods and items to the people in her place in Alicia, Bohol. Anatalia is also engaged in a food-vending business, selling home-cooked foods. She works hard to earn a living, so that she can help her husband in meeting their family needs.
Anatalia is asking for a loan to buy more groceries to sell, like canned goods, noodles, candies, seasonings, and cooking ingredients, like meat and vegetables. With this loan, Anatalia believes that she can improve her business and her earnings.
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.