Angelica is a 35-years-old married woman from Maribojoc, Bohol. She is the mother of two children, ages 14 and 9 year old respectively. She runs a sari-sari, or variety store, selling various goods and commodities to the people in her area. Angelica is asking for a loan for her store. She is requesting a loan to buy soft drinks, canned goods and other dry goods. This will improve the inventory of her store, as well as cater her customers' needs.
Angelica hopes to expand her business and make it a success for the welfare of her 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.