Hong is 56 years old. She has three children and lives with her family in H. Chi Minh City. She and her husband have been making a living by farming and raising pigs for 11 years. They have requested a loan to invest in their business and buy additional pigs. She hopes that their business will run smoothly and help her to improve her income and living conditions.
About Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor
Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor (CEP) is a non-profit Vietnamese microfinance institution that operates in the provinces of southeastern Vietnam and the Mekong Delta. CEP's head office is located in Ho Chi Minh City. This institution’s mission is to work with, and for, the poor and poorest to realize sustained improvements in well-being through the provision of financial and complementary non-financial services in an honest, efficient, and sustainable manner. The non-financial services CEP offers to complement its basic credit and savings products include financial education, raising awareness of health and sanitation issues, and education scholarships for children.