Nemesia is a 61-year-old married woman and the mother of two grown-up children from Loon, Bohol. Nemesia has had a sewing and dressmaking business for more than 20 years now. This is the source of her income.
Nemesia is asking for a loan to buy materials for sewing like cloth, needles, thread and other items. With this, she will be able to sew more clothing and other things; thus, augmenting her income and savings. Nemesia hopes to make her business sustainable 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.