Mai is 43 years old and is married. She lives with her husband in Ho Chi Minh City.
Mai and her husband earn an income to support their family by running a general store. They sell a lot of household items such as shampoo, plastic items and camp beds. Mai intends to use her loan to buy a greater quantity and variety of plastic products to sell from her store.
Mai hopes her business runs smoothly and will help her to improve her family's living conditions and save money for any future difficulties facing 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.