Alejandra is a married woman and a mother of four children from San Miguel, Bohol. She is engaged in retail sales of cloth and clothing materials. This is the source of her income. Alejandra is asking for a loan to buy more stocks to sell like bed sheets and cloth. With this, she will be able to improve her sales and income. In the future, Alejandra hopes of making her business a success. Moreover, she wants to save money for the schooling of her children.
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.