Huong is a 41-year-old, married woman. She lives with her four children and husband in Ho Chi Minh City. For 10 years, she and her husband have operated a cafe in front of her house.
Huong would like a loan to purchase beverages and coffee to stock her store. She hopes this will enable her to better meet the needs of her customers and attract additional customers.
Huong also hopes that through this loan, she will be able to increase her income and save money for any future difficulties her family may face.
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.