Hung is 35 years old and married with two children. He lives with his family in Ho Chi Minh City.
Hung supports his family with the income that he earns selling crab noodle soup. His wife also helps him to manage the business, which they started ten years ago. Hung intends to use his loan to buy good quality materials to cook a greater quantity of soup to sell. He hopes his business will run smoothly and will help him to improve his 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.