Jelisa is a married woman and a mother of two children from CPG, Bohol. Jelisa operates a sari-sari or variety store business selling various goods and items to the people in her place. This is the source of her income.
Jelisa is asking for a loan to buy more stocks to sell like canned goods, noodles, soda and beverages, milk and sugar, biscuits and snack foods, soap and toiletries. With this, she will be able to improve the stocks in her store thus allowing her to sell more to her customers. Jelisa hopes of expanding her store so that it will generate more revenue.
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.