Doanh was born in 1985. She has two children. Her son is learning in the 2nd grade. Her daughter is 30 months old. Her husband is a taxi driver. He gets 6,000,000 dong (VND) per month. Doanh has a grocery store. She gets 6,000,000 dong (VND). Her family’s total earnings are about 12,000,000 dong (VND) per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2008. In the last cycle she borrowed 8,502,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 9,810,000 VND to buy canned food, noodles and beverages for her grocery store. She wants to use the profits to raise her children well.
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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