Ngoc is a 39-year-old married woman with 2 children. She lives in Ho Chi Minh City.
Her husband is a driver. She has been selling beverages and beer in front of her house for 4 years. Their daily income is used to meet their family's basic needs. She needs a loan to provide her with capital to open a stall so that she can sell more beverages and beer for more customers.
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.