Aubrey Marie is a 24-year-old married woman and a mother of two children from San Miguel, Bohol. She earns a living selling various children's toys and other plastic wares for household use. Her husband is also engaged in farming.
Aubrey Marie is asking for a loan to buy more items, such as toys, basins, and kitchen wares, to sell in her store. This will help her augment her store and increase her sales and income. In the future, Aubrey Marie hopes to expand her business in order to generate more revenue necessary for the needs of the family, especially for the schooling of her children.
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.