Thuy is a 55-year-old, married woman who lives in the city of Ho Chi Minh. She has two children. She and her husband earn an income to support their family by running a photography business. They are both photographers.
Thuy plans to use this loan to buy another camera and repair her lab room so that she can provide better services to her customers and increase the capacity of her business. Thuy hopes that through this loan she will be able to increase her income and better support her children.
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.