Felix is 56 years old and a fisherman from Bohol, Philippines. He is a married man and a father of two grown children.
Felix is asking for a loan to buy additional fishing materials like nets, lead weights, hooks, and buckets for storage. With this, he will be able to improve his fishing business as well as his earnings.
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.