This is Chau, 51, a resident of Ho Chi Minh City. She is married with two children.
Chau and her husband have operated a shop which sells many kind of soft drinks to the people in her community for over three years. To help her continue the operation of her business, she is requesting a loan that she will use to buy more beverages to expand her business. She expects a boost in her business income as she expands her business and she hopes that this will enable her to better provide for her family.
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.