Greziel is a married woman and a mother of four children from Panglao, Bohol. She runs and operates a sari-sari, or variety store, selling various goods and items to the people in her place. This is the source of her income. Greziel is asking for a loan to buy more stock to sell like canned goods, noodles, rice, soap, toiletries, soda and beverages.
Through this, Greziel will be able to improve the variety of her stock, thus attracting more buyers to her store. In the future, Greziel hopes of making her business a success and a sustainable source of income.
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.