Alicia is a 53-year-old married woman from Trinidad, Bohol. She sells home-cooked foods to the people in her locality. This is the source of her income.
Alicia is asking for a loan to buy more ingredients for cooking, such as flour, sugar, cooking oil, and margarine. Through this, she will be able to enhance her sales and profit.
In the future, Alicia dreams of expanding her business and making it a success.
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.