Linh, 33, is a married woman. She lives with her three daughters and husband in Ho Chi Minh City. Linh supports her family by running a sewing business. She started this business twelve years ago. She is requesting a loan to buy sewing materials such as cloth and threads. She hopes her business will run smoothly and generate a higher income to assist her in improving 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.