Heraclea hails from the town of Baclayon, Bohol. She is married with 4 grown children. She engages in the food vending business. Aside from food vending, she runs a sari-sari (variety) store. She is asking for a loan to buy more stocks for her store and additional ingredients for her food vending business.
In the future, Heraclea hopes to expand her both business and increase business profitability for sustainable livelihood.
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.