Nhan, 44, is a married woman with three children, two sons and one daughter. Nhan and her husband make cane chairs to earn a living. They started this business four years ago, and they live in Ho Chi Minh City.
Nhan is requesting a loan to purchase more cane and materials. This will enable her to work with her husband to increase their production of cane chairs. She hopes that this will help them make a higher income and improve their living conditions.
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.