Quoc is 37 and married with a son. He lives with his family in Ho Minh City. His wife earns money by cooking meals for people in their community.
For the past nine years, Quoc has supported his family by selling candies to many small general stores near his home. This gives him a regular income to cover his family's expenses and his child's education fees.
He would like to get a loan to buy a greater quantity and quality of candies from wholesalers to sell. He hopes that this will enable him to attract and serve more customers.
Quoc hopes that he will increase his income and help improve him family's living conditions through the loan.
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.