Elsie is 46 years old and is from CPG, Bohol. She is married and her husband works as a driver. Elsie has a retail business selling clothing, such as shorts, jackets, shirts, slippers, towels and jeans. Her business started last year. She is asking for a loan to buy more shorts, jackets, shirts, slippers, towels and jeans to refill her inventory.
In the future, Elsie hopes to offer more products that she can sell, in order to make better profits.
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.