Walter is a fisherman from the town of Talibon, Bohol. He is a married man and has been in the business for more than 27 years now. Walter is asking for a loan to buy new fishing nets and fuel for the boat. Through this loan ,he will be able to improve his fishing venture and augment his income.
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.