Norma is a married woman and the mother of six children from Dauis, Bohol. She earns a living through her sari-sari or variety store business selling various goods and items to the people in her place.
Norma is asking for a loan to buy more merchandise to sell like soda and beverages, soap and toiletries, noodles, canned goods, and others. With this, she will be able to improve the variety of her stocks which allows her to attract more buyers in her store. In the future, Norma hopes of making her 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.