An was born in 1979. She has two children who are studying at the 4th grade and the 7th grade. Her husband is a ferryman. His income is about 4,000,000 VND. An sells vegetables to earn a living. Her income is about 3,000,000 VND. She has done this work for five years. Her family’s total earnings are about 7,000,000 VND per month.
An has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2010. In the last cycle she borrowed 8,736,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 8,736,000 VND to buy more vegetables to sell. She always wants to use the profit to buy some new furniture for her house and raise her children to grow 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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