Doan is a 42-year-old widowed woman. She lives with her family in Ho Chi Minh City. She sells vermicelli and sour crab soup in the local community.
Doan would like to get a loan to buy a larger quantity and better quality of food such as meat and other ingredients to sell from her stall.
She hopes that through the loan she can improve her family's living conditions.
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.