Eva is 38 years old, married, and has two children. She is from Talibon, Bohol. Eva operates a retail store, which she has been doing for five years. She sell items such as noodles, coffee, vinegar, canned goods, and soaps.
Eva is requesting a loan for 15,000 PHP, which she will use to buy more stock and expand the diversity of her store. In the future, she would like to save some of her profits to send her children to college.
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.