Rosalinda is a farmer from Trinidad, Bohol. She is also engaged in a retailing business running a sari-sari or variety store in her hometown.
Rosalinda is asking for a loan to buy fertilizer for the farm and additional stocks to sell in her store like canned goods, rice, soda, soap and toiletries. With this loan, she will be able to improve her business and her income. Rosalinda wants to save money to reinvest in the same business and to repay her loan.
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.