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Lan
Lan, 44, is married and has two sons. She lives with her family in Ho Chi Minh City. Her husband earns an income working as a buidling worker. Lan supports her family by running a general store in front of her house. She started this business two years ago. She sells snacks, toys for kids, soft drinks, yogurt and other household items to people in her community. She is requesting a loan to expand her business by buying a greater variety of products, in particular food and beverages, to stock her store and better satisfy her customers. She hopes her business runs smoothly and will generate a higher income to assist her in improving her family's living condition and send her children to school.

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About Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor

Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor (CEP) is a non-profit Vietnamese microfinance institution that operates in the provinces of southeastern Vietnam and the Mekong Delta. CEP's head office is located in Ho Chi Minh City. This institution’s mission is to work with, and for, the poor and poorest to realize sustained improvements in well-being through the provision of financial and complementary non-financial services in an honest, efficient, and sustainable manner. The non-financial services CEP offers to complement its basic credit and savings products include financial education, raising awareness of health and sanitation issues, and education scholarships for children.

About Vietnam

  • $5,600
    Average annual income
  • 91
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    Vietnam Loans Fundraising
  • $14,449,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20,829.7
    Vietnam Dong (VND) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Lan to buy a greater variety of products, in particular food and beverages, to stock her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 28, 2012
Listed
Dec 15, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Oct 17, 2013