Le is 55 years old and is married. She has three children and lives with them and her husband in Ho Chi Minh City.
Le and her husband earn money by running a general store, which is located in front of their house. They started this business over six years ago. Le intends to use her loan to buy many kinds of products, such as beverages, milk, drinking water tanks and confectionery to sell in her store.
She hopes her business will run smoothly and will help her to improve her family's living conditions and save money for her children's education.
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.