Phuong is 53 years old and has two children. She lives with her husband and children in Ho Chi Minh City.
Phuong earns an income to support her family by running a business selling beef and beef products. Phuong has been doing this for fifteen years.
Phuong would like to borrow to increase her business by buying a greater variety and quantity of beef and beef products to attract more customers. She hopes that will help her to increase her family income and cover the education costs of 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.