This is Anh, 41, a resident of H. Chi Minh City. She is married with two sons.
Anh and her husband operate a general store. Their store sells many kinds of household products to the people in her community, such as instant noodles, cooking oil, soft drinks and confectionery. To help her to expand her business, Anh would like a loan to buy toiletries and beverages to expand the quantity and range of products sold by her store. She expects a boost in her income as she expands her business and she hopes that this will enable her to better provide for her children.
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.