Joel is from the town of Ubay, Bohol. He is married with three children who range in age from 8 to 13 years old. Joel drives his motorcycle known as a habal-habal to offer transportation services in his neighborhood. This has been his business for three years. He is asking for a loan of 5000 PHP to buy a piglet and feed to help him earn additional income.
Joel hopes that he can improve the life of his family with these business ventures and educate his children.
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.