Perlicita is a 49-year-old married woman and a mother of six children from Bohol, Philippines. Perlicita earns a living through her mat weaving business.
Perlicita is asking for a loan to buy additional materials for mat weaving such as romblon (a type of pine that grows by the beach) and dye or coloring.
In the future, Perlicita hopes to make her business a success and sustainable.
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.