Isabel is married and from the town of Panglao, Bohol. She sells fish and raises hogs, which she has been doing for more than 15 years.
Isabel is requesting a loan, which she will use to buy more fish to sell in the market and feeds for the pigs. Isabel is optimistic that this loan will help her to improve her business and augment her income.
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.