Lucia is 52 years old and is a married woman with 3 children. She has a billiards business in Loon, Bohol. Lucia also sells coffee to the people in her community. She requested this loan to buy billiards materials and more coffee to sell. Lucia dreams for her family to have a better quality of life.
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.