Ginalyn is a 31-year-old married woman and a mother of three young children. They live in Bien Unido, Bohol. Ginalyn has been engaged in a fishing business for more than 15 years now. Her husband is her partner in the business.
Ginalyn is asking for a loan to buy new fishing nets, floaters, hooks and other items. With this, her husband will be able to enhance his catch, thus allowing them to sell more fish in the market.
In the future, Ginalyn has hopes of making her business a success and sustainable.
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.