Hang is 44 years old and is widowed. She has two children and lives with them in Ho Chi Minh City.
Hang supports her family by growing and selling vegetables, which she has done for 9 years. She is confident that her business will continue to run smoothly and will enable her to improve her family's living conditions and save money for her children's future education. But now Hang requires a loan to pay for her children's school fees. She hopes that through the loan that her children will receive the schooling that they need to secure a better future.
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.