Lorener is 39 years old from the community of Baybay, Leyte. She is married with six children. Her eldest is 22 and her youngest is 4.
Lorener and her husband has been engaged in fishing for 22 years now.
She is asking for a loan of 30000 PHP to buy wood, fishing nets and fuel for her boat. These will be necessary so she can continue to do fishing for her family's needs.
In the future, she hopes to make a major repair and renovation on her boat as part of her maintenance so they can be more productive.
Her income will be for her family's daily consumption and the education 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.