Ly was born in 1972. She has three children: a 15-year-old girl, a 10-year-old girl, and a 5-year-old boy. Her husband is an aluminum frame glass worker. His income is 7,000,000 VND a month. Ly sells clothes to earn a living. She gets 6,000,000 VND a month from it. Her family’s total earnings are about 12,000,000 VND per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2010. In the last cycle she borrowed 6,758,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 8,066,000 VND to buy clothes for her clothes shop. Her dream is to open one more clothes shop.
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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