Dao is 55 years old and is widowed. She has five children and lives with them in Ho Chi Minh City.
She has earned money by planting bean sprouts at her house for 14 years. She intends to use her loan to increase her working capital to buy planting tools and good quality green beans to make better bean sprouts to sell.
She hope her business will continue to run smoothly. This will help her to improve her family's living conditions and save money in case of emergencies.
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.