Evella is a fish vendor from the town of San Miguel, Bohol. She has been in the fish vending business for more than 27 years. Evella works hard to support her husband in meeting the needs of the family. She is asking for a loan to buy more fish to sell so that she will be able to improve her business and increase her income. Evella 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.