Thuy was born in 1966. She has two children. One child is a student, one child is a soldier. Her husband is a retired soldier. His pension is about 6,000,000 VND. Thuy sells clothes to earn a living. She gains from it 3,000,000 VND a month. Her family’s total earnings are about 9,000,000 VND per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2012. In this first loan cycle, Thuy would like to borrow 5,152,000 VND to buy clothes to sell in her store. She always wants to raise her children growing well and can get a job in the future. She also wants to save enough money for her retirement.
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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