Enelsa is a 31-year-old married woman from Getafe, Bohol. She has two children. The oldest is 15, and the youngest is six years old. She engages in bamboo selling. She has been in this business for two years now. This is the source of her income.
Enelsa is requesting a loan for additional capital to purchase bamboo. Bamboo can be used for fences, sticks, and bamboo matting. With this loan, she can purchase bamboo, and then she can sell it to her customer.
In the future, Enelsa hopes to expand her business and have a better life.
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.