Luzviminda is a 56-year-old, married woman from Antequera, Bohol. Luzviminda operates a sari-sari or variety store business selling various goods and items to the people in her region.
Luzviminda is asking for a loan to buy additional merchandise to sell like canned goods, rice, biscuits, soap and detergents, soda and beverages. Through this, she can attract more buyers in her store thus augmenting her sales and income.
Luzviminda hopes to expand her business so that it will generate more revenue for her family's needs.
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.