Sang and her husband earn an income by making bamboo beaded curtains at their house. Sang is 45 years old, married and has a son. She lives with her husband and son in Ho Chi Minh City.
Sang intends to use her loan to buy materials such as bamboo beads and silk thread to produce a greater number of different kinds of curtains. She hopes her business runs smoothly and will help her to improve the family's living conditions and send her son to school.
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.