Angelie is a 28-year-old woman from the community of CPG, Bohol. She is married and works hard for her fishing business to flourish. She and her husband have worked together for 7 years now to earn a living and to improve their lives. She is asking for a loan to buy a new engine for their fishing boat. She hopes that with this new tool, they can be more productive at sea. Someday, she hopes to improve their fishing business for a better income. She also hopes to have children.
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.