Tuyet is a 46-year-old married woman with two children. She lives with her family in Ho Chi Minh City.
Her husband supports the family through the income that he earns as a laborer. Tuyet has been supporting her family by earning an income raising and selling pigs for the past 15 years. She would like to take out a loan to buy more pigs to increase the size of her business.
She hopes that this will enable her to earn a higher income and improve her family's 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.