Eleuteria is a 44-year-old married woman. She runs a sari-sari or variety store business in her place in Ubay, Bohol. She sells various goods and products to the people in her place and she has been in the business for more than 20 years now. This is the source of her income.
Eleuteria is asking for a loan to buy additional stock to sell like canned goods, sodas and beverages, chips and snack foods, soap and toiletries. With this, she will be able to attract and cater for more buyers in her store thus augmenting her sales and profit.
In the future, Eleuteria hopes to make her business a success.
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.