Loan is a 41-year-old married woman. She lives with her husband in a small house in Ho Chi Minh City. Her husband works as a turner.
Loan earns an income to support her family by running a noodle stall in front of her house. She has been running her noodle business for the past five years.
She would like to receive a loan to repair her food stall and buy more food to sell. She hopes that this will enable her to earn a higher income and improve her family's 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.