Be is 40 years old. She has two daughters and lives with her family in Ho Chi Minh City. Be's husband works as a tailor. Be also earns an income to support her family by sewing clothes at her house.
Be has requested a loan to invest in their businesses by buying better quality fabrics and clothing materials to sell. She hopes that this will enable them to better serve their current customers, attract new customers, and increase the turnover of their businesses. Be hopes their businesses run smoothly and will help her family to increase their income and improve their 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.