Ma. Violeta is a married woman and a mother of two children from the town of Talibon, Bohol. Ma. Violeta has engaged in fishing together with her husband for more than three years now.
Ma. Violeta is asking for a loan to buy new fishing nets, lead weights, hooks and other fishing supplies. With this, her husband will be able to improve his catch thus giving them more fish to sell in the market.
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.