Nerissa is a 26-year-old married woman with 2 young children. She and her husband run a fishing business in Talibon, Bohol. Nerissa does her best to increase their profits and take care of her children. She has requested this loan to purchase fishing nets and gasoline. This will help bring in more fish for Nerissa and her husband to sell. She hopes their fishing business will grow and for her family to be in good health always.
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.