Vien is a 39 year old singL. woman. She lives in Ho Chi Minh City. For 3 years, she has operated a stall selling food to her community.
Vien would like to take a loan to purchase more food at a better price from wholesalers. This will decrease her business expenses and allow her to offer more competitive prices to her customers. Vien hopes that this will help her to retain her customers and attract further customers to her stall.
Vien hopes that through the loan she will be abL. to increase her income and improve her 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.