Hilda is from Loon, Bohol. She is a 41-year-old married woman and a mother of three children. She had been operating a Sari-sari store for three years now. She sell basic household commodities like shampoo, coffee, cooking oil, candies and chips.
Hilda is asking for a loan to buy additional stock of merchandise to sell like canned goods, soda, candies, chips, seasoning and toiletries. With a loan she will be able to expand her business and make stock available all the time. In the future, she hopes to be more successful in her business and make her store bigger.
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.