Sofronia is a fish vendor from Nocnocan, Talibon. She has been in the fish vending business for more than ten years now. She works hard to earn a living in order to meet the needs of her family. Sofronia is requesting a loan to buy more fish to sell to the people in the community. With this, she will be able to enhance her stock and her profits.
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.