Duong was born in 1977. She has two children who are a 14 years and 2 years old. Her husband is an iron worker. His salary is 5,000,000 VND. Duong sell canes and bamboos to earn a living. She gets 2,000,000 VND per month. Her family’s total earnings are about VND 7,000,000 per month.
Duong has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2008. In the last cycle, she borrowed 7,392,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 5,152,000 VND to buy bamboos to weave and sell. She always wants to raise her children up 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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