Rosenda is a 44-year-old married woman and a mother of five grown children from Ubay, Bohol. She has been involved in fishing for 30 years together with her husband. She's also involved in another business which is food vending for a year now. This is the source of their income.
Rosenda is requesting a loan to have additional income to buy more fish and pigs. In the future, Rosenda hopes to expand her two business to meet the needs of her family and for the education of her 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.