Quy was born in 1973 and has two children. Her younger child is learning in the 12th grade and her older child is a carpenter. Her husband is also a carpenter. She sells bananas to earn a living. She has done this job for 13 years. Her income is about 4,000,000 VND per month, and her family’s total earnings are about 11,000,000 VND per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2008. In the last cycle she borrowed 9,184,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 9,184,000 VND to buy banana seeds to grow. She wants to use the profits to raise her children well and enlarge her husband’s wood workshop.
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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