Veronica is a 61-year-old married woman from Bien Unido, Bohol. She is engaged in a food-vending business selling home-cooked foods to the people in her locality. Her husband works as a fisherman.
Veronica is asking for a loan to buy additional ingredients for food vending like meat, seasonings and vegetables and to buy fuel for the fishing boat. With this, she will be able to cook more to serve and cater to her clients and customers in her eatery. Also her husband will be able to enhance his daily catch.
In the future, Veronica hopes to make a success of her business.
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.