Consorcia is a 65-year-old married woman from Getafe, Bohol. She fishes, and then sells fish to earn a living. She has been fishing for more than 15 years.
She needs materials to increase her catch, so Consorcia requested a loan of 13,000 PHP to buy fishing materials like a fishing net, nylon, and bamboo.
In the future, Consorcia hopes that she could be successful so she has a sustainable livelihood.
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.