Mrs Binh was born in 1971. She has two sons and they are both adults. The older son got married; the younger son is a student. Her husband is a chairman of a pig-raising cooperative. His income is 3,000,000 VND a month. Mrs Binh sells pork in the market for a living. She gets 3,000,000 VND a month. The total income of her family is 14,000,000 VND. She has participated in the loan program of SEDA since 2006. Last cycle, she borrowed 8,066,000 VND and repaid this loan on time. In this loan cycle, she wants to borrow 9,810,000 VND to enlarge her pork butcher's stall in the market.
The Center of Small Enterprise Development Assistance (SEDA) is a non-profit organization whose vision is to create “a society without poverty.” Founded in 2004, SEDA provides microfinance services to low-income and disadvantaged people in rural areas of Hanoi and the northern provinces of Vietnam through its Binh Minh Micro-Finance Program.
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