Eugenie is a 24-year-old woman from San Jose, Talibon, Bohol. She has been making a living through her sari-sari, or variety store, business for more than two years now.
Eugenie is asking for a loan to buy additional merchandise to sell in the market, such as canned goods, noodles, soap, toiletries, snack foods and chips. With this, she will be able to cater to more buyers and customers in her store, thus increasing her sales and income.
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.