Dung was born in 1982. She has five children. They are learning at secondary school, primary school, and kindergarten. Her husband is a carpenter.
Dung sells fruits and raises pigs for a living and gains from it 4,000,000 VND per month. The total earnings of her family is about 7,000,000 VND per month.
She has taken part in the credit program of SEDA since 2009. The last cycle, she borrowed 8,736,000 VND and repaid this loan on time.
In this loan cycle, she wants to borrow 9,632,000 VND to enlarge her fruit stall. Then, she hopes her business can get enough money to pay for her children’s education fees.
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.
You can also join SEDA’s lending team to assist SEDA in continuing to support its portfolio of borrowers.