Andrea is a 35-year-old married woman from Getafe, Bohol. She has 4 children: the oldest is 17 and the youngest is 3. She runs a motorcycle transport service. Her husband is the one who operates the motorcycle, while she operates the motorcycle transport services. She requested a loan of 10,000 PHP to buy motorcycle parts and to pay for maintenance. In the future, Andrea would like to expand her motorcycle transport service so that it is successful and she would also like 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.