Antonia is a fish vendor from Bien Unido, Bohol. She is married and the mother of two children.
Antonia has been in the business for more than 16 years now. This is the source of her income. She is asking a loan to buy more fish to sell. With this, she will be able to buy more fish that she can then sell to the people in her place.
In the future, Antonia hopes to make her fish-vending business a success.
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.