Lua was born in 1985. She lives in Xom Trong village with her husband and two children. Her husband is a carpenter. He has an income of about 3,000,000 Vietnamdong (VND) per month. Mrs Lua has a clothing store in the To market. She has been in this business for five years. She has a monthly income of about 3,000,000 VND. In 2006, Lua joined Kiva partner, SEDA. Her last loan was for 8,502,000 VND. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 9,810,000 VND to expand her clothing store by buying more new clothes.
The Center of Small Enterprise Development Assistance (SEDA) is a non-profit organization whose vision is to create “a society without poverty.” Founded in 2004, SEDA provides microfinance services to low-income and disadvantaged people in rural areas of Hanoi and the northern provinces of Vietnam through its Binh Minh Micro-Finance Program.
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