Mai was born in 1971. She is married with two children. Her family lives in Ngoc Loi village. She is a carpenter. She has a workshop at home. She has been working at this business for three years with her husband’s help. They produce wood furniture. She has a monthly income of about 3,000,000 Vietnamdong (VND). She has participated in SEDA since 2006. This is the sixth time she borrowed a loan from SEDA. In the last cycle, she borrowed 7,194,000 VND to expand her workshop and she repaid punctually. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 8,066,000 VND to buy wood to produce furniture.
The Center of Small Enterprise Development Assistance (SEDA) is a non-profit organization whose vision is to create “a society without poverty.” Founded in 2004, SEDA provides microfinance services to low-income and disadvantaged people in rural areas of Hanoi and the northern provinces of Vietnam through its Binh Minh Micro-Finance Program.
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