Dung was born in 1953. She has two children. Her 15-year-old son is a carpenter. Her daughter has gotten married. Her husband is retired. His pension is 2,500,000 VND.
Dung makes tofu to sell in the market to earn a living. She has done her job for 30 years. Her income is about 2,500,000 VND per month. Her family’s total earnings are about 5,000,000 VND per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2007. In the last cycle, she borrowed 9,632,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 9,632,000 VND to make tofu and raise pigs to sell.
She always wants to earn more money for her family’s income.
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.
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