Timiditha is a fish vendor from Lila, Bohol. She is married with seven children. The youngest child is four years old.
Timiditha sells fish to help augment the income of their household. Her business started more than 10 years ago. She is asking for a loan to buy various fresh fish, to meet the family's daily needs.
In the future, Timiditha hopes to expand her fish-vending business and increase business profitability for her children’s education.
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.