Terencia is a resident of Carlos P. Garcia, Bohol. She is married with 11 children between the ages of 2 and 23. Terencia has provided for her family's needs by selling fish for five years now. She is asking for a loan to buy more fresh fish that she can resell in the community. The income will assure her of continued business, food on her table and paid school fees for her children. In the future, she plans to have another business so she can provide more for her family.
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.