Elizabeth is a 52 year old married woman from Carlos P.Garcia,Bohol. She has 5 children. The oldest child is 23 while the youngest is 12.She operates a retail store business. She sells items such biscuits, noodles, canned goods, She has been operating a retail store business for 10 years. She requested a loan of 29,000 PHP to buy flour, beverages, toiletries, soft drinks and dry goods. In the future, She would like to expand her business to continue send her children to school as well as to improve their livelihood status.
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.