Vita is a married woman and a mother of seven children from CPG, Bohol. She has been engaged in a fishing business together with her husband for more than 15 years now. Vita is asking for a loan to buy fishing nets, lead weights, hooks and other items. Through this, her husband will be able to improve his catch, giving them more fish to sell in the market. In the future, Vita dreams of making their fishing 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.