Thi lives with her husband and three children in Ho Chi Minh City. Her husband is a driver. To support her family, Thi earns an income by buying and selling scraps of fabric. Thi started this business four years ago.
Thi would like to take a loan to expand her current business to include the recycling of other types of waste materials. With the loan, she will buy and process different kinds of waste materials, such as plastics, and then resell them to a wholesaler.
Thi hopes that through the loan, her business will generate a higher income and will help her to improve her family's living conditions and enabL. her to set aside some savings.
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.