Rosalinda earns a living through her sari-sari or retail store business. She lives with her family in the town of Corella, Bohol. Rosalinda is asking for a loan to buy groceries to sell in her store like canned goods, biscuits and snack foods, soda and beverages, noodles, cooking seasoning and other items. Through this loan, Rosalinda will be able to improve her stock, thus attracting more buyers in her store. She dreams of expanding her store so that she will be able to cater to more customers.
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.