Josefina is a married woman from Getafe, Bohol. She has been in a Buy and Sell business for five years now. She also engages in a sari-sari (variety store), as her second business. She earns 6,000PHP per month. These are the sources of her income.
Josefina is requesting a loan for additional capital in her business. She would like to purchase more items, like canned goods, rice, candies, cookies, shampoos, soaps and toothpaste, to resell.
Josefina hopes to expand her business and to be successful, in the future.
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.