Lan is 46 years old, and she has two children. In addition to growing rice, she sells fruit in the market and breeds pigs and poultry. She has a monthly income of about 3,500,000 VND.
Lan has participated in SEDA since 2008. She previously borrowed 8,288,000 VND, which she repaid punctually. She would now like to borrow 9,184,000 VND to buy food for her pigs.
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.