Joenalyn is a resident of Bohol, Philippines. She is 31 years old and a mother of three young children. She has been engaged in a fish selling or vending business for more than ten years now. This provides her the income that she needs for her family.
Joenalyn is asking for a loan worth 19,000 PHP to buy more fish to sell and to buy feed for the hogs. With this loan she will be able to augment her income. She dreams of expanding her business to earn more. Joenalyn wants to send her children to school for their bright future.
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.