Huong is 45-years-old and married with two children. She lives with her husband and children in Ho Chi Minh City.
Huong and her husband have been running a food stall for ten years. They primarily sell beef noodles from their stall, which they sell to people in her community.
Huong would like to receive a loan to buy new furniture for her stall and to buy a greater quantity and quality of ingredients to make good food to sell. She hopes that this will enable her to attract new customers and increase the income that she earns from her business. She hopes that with the increased income she will be able to improve the living conditions of her family.
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.