Rubina is a 47-year-old married woman and a mother of six children from Talibon, Bohol. Rubina owns and operates a sari-sari or variety store business selling various goods and commodities to the people in her place.
Rubina is asking for a loan to buy additional groceries to sell like canned goods, rice, noodles, candies, soda, soap and toiletries. With this, she will be able to attract and cater to more buyers in her store thus augmenting her sales and income. Rubina believes that through hard work and perseverance, she will be able to make her business successful and productive.
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.