Roque is 32 years old from the town of San Miguel in Bohol. He is married with two children, ages six and eight. He provides transportation services with his motorcycle, locally known as a habal-habal. He is asking for a loan to buy spare tires and pay for the vulcanizing fee of his motorcyle.
He is a tenacious man and hopes to someday improve the life of his family through his hard work. His income will go towards his family's daily expenses and school fees for his 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.