Rodrigo is a 61 year old married man from Ubay, Bohol. He has 10 children.The youngest child is 13 while the oldest is 26 and not yet married. Others are already married.
Rodrigo is into fishing. He catches and sells fish at the market. He has requested a loan of PHP 5,000 to buy fishing net, nylon, and floaters to increase his catch and to be be able to increase sales. In the future, Rodrigo would like to expand his business to support his family and to improve his livelihood.
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.