Than is 56 years old. She lives in the village of An Ninh. She has four children who are married. Than and her husband are farmers. Her main job is farming. Besides this she also sells popcorn to earn more money. She feels happy when she participates in SEDA because she can save money every week. She has borrowed money from SEDA since 2009. The last time she borrowed VND 8,288,000 and repaid this loan punctually. This time she would like to borrow VND 9,184,000 to buy corn to make popcorn.
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.
You can also join SEDA’s lending team to assist SEDA in continuing to support its portfolio of borrowers.