Eleuteria is a married woman, 50 years old, from Talibon, Bohol. She has five children. The oldest is 29 and the youngest is 15 years old. Eleuteria engages in a pottery-making business. She has been in this business for ten years now. Her monthly income is PHP 8,000. This is the source of her income.
Eleuteria is requesting a loan for additional capital for her business. By the help of this loan, she will be able to buy what she needs for her business and to supplement the other needs of the family. In the future, Eleuteria hopes to expand her business.
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.