Thirty-year-old Larry is a married man with 2 children. His wife is a manicurist.
Larry does farming for a living. He grows vegetables to sell. Larry also started selling food to augment his income. He makes rice cakes and other delicacies that he sells to the people in his community. Larry requested this loan to purchase fertilizers, flour and sugar. Larry hopes for his businesses to prosper.
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.