Jenifer is 37 years old, married and lives in Talibon, Bohol. She has two children who are 12 and 15 years old. She earns a living by running a store where sells items such as lotion, body spray, laundry soaps and fabric conditioner. She is requesting a loan for 18,000 PHP to more items to sell and attract more customers. In the future, Jenifer would like to expand her business to save for the education 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.