Amanda is a merchant from the town of Talibon, Bohol. She is a married woman and a mother of four children.
Amanda is engaged in tobacco sales. She needs a loan for additional capital. In addition, she will use the loan to pay for the school fees of children and to buy food for the family's consumption. With this loan, she will be able to continually support her children's education. In the future, Amanda dreams of making her business a success.
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.