Roel lives with his wife and two young children in Ubay, Bohol. He earns a living through his habal-habal or motorcycle transport business. He has been in the business for more than 5 years and requests a loan to buy fuel for the motorcycle
Roel is also engaged in mat weaving business. The loan will also help him buy more materials for mat weaving.
With this loan, he will be able to transport more passengers and produce more mats. In the future, Roel hopes tomake his business a success and save money for his children's schooling.
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.