Melarda is a married woman and a mother of four children from Bien Unido, Bohol.
Melarda is engaged in a food and vegetable vending business. This is the source of her income.
Melarda is asking for a loan to buy more stocks to sell like vegetables and cooking ingredients and materials for house repair like cement and wood. With this, she will be able to improve her store and attract more buyers. Melarda hopes to make her business a stable source of their 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.