Brenda is a 46-year-old woman from the town of Panglao, Bohol. She is married and has three children.The youngest child is 15.
She engages in a retail business. She sells products like food supplements, Vida juice, coffee and other vitamins. Her business started more than one year ago.
She is asking for a loan to buy more products like coffee, food supplements and whitening products to maintain her inventory and cater to the customers' needs on time.
In the future, Brenda hopes to expand her retail business and increase business profitability for her children’s education.
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.