Hanh is a 53 year-old widow with three sons and one daughter. She lives with her children in Ho Chi Minh City.
Hanh established a grocery store in her local market thirteen years ago. She plans to get a loan to invest capital in her businessand purchase a greater variety and quantity of vegetables to sell.
She hopes that the loan will help her earn more income and improve her family's 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.