Felisa is a 44-year-old married woman, and the mother of 3 young children. She is from Maribojoc, Bohol. She has been raising hogs for 4 years. Aside from raising hogs, she is also engaged the business of fish vending. Her husband is a fisherman. Felisa sells the fish that are caught by her husband. She has requested a loan of 5,000 PHP to buy fishing materials like nylon, hooks and epoxy. Felisa would like to expand her business by investing in other ventures in order to support her family.
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.