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Nhung is a 38-year-old married woman living in Ho Chi Minh City. She has 2 children. Her husband is a painter. Nhung earns a living running a grocery store which she has done for 11 years.

Nhung would like to take loan to buy a greater variety of vegetables, such as spinach, garlic, cabbage, and carrots. She hopes this will enable her to better meet the needs of her existing customers and attract additional customers. She also hopes that through the loan her business will generate a higher income and will help her to improve her family's living conditions and enable her to save money to meet any future difficulties.

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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.

About Vietnam

  • $5,600
    Average annual income
  • 129
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    Vietnam Loans Fundraising
  • $15,326,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 21,011.0
    Vietnam Dong (VND) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Nhung to buy a greater variety of vegetables such as, spinach, garlic, cabbage, and carrots.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 30, 2011
Dec 17, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2012