Jenelyn is a 21-year-old married woman from Cortes,Bohol. She has two children ages two and seven months old.
She has been in the sari-sari (variety) store business for one year. She sells commodities like flour, sugar, catsup, salt, canned goods, shampoo, toiletries, and soap.
She has requested a loan of PHP 7,000 to purchased additional groceries to sell like flour, canned goods, and soft drinks. Jenelyn would like to expand her business by investing other ventures in order to save and at the same time earn for her children's 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.