Myrna is a 60 year-old owns and operates a Sari-sari (convenience) store in Valencia, Bohol. She is married with two adult children.
For the past seven years, Myrna has run her business. She is asking for a loan to buy additional stocks of merchandise such as canned goods, chips, candies, chips and biscuits to replenish her store's inventory.
In the future, she plans to buy more products and items that she does not currently carry, to increase her overall income.
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.