Thuy is a 42-year-old married woman. She lives with three children and husband in Ho Chi Minh City. Her husband earns money as a carpenter. For 30 years, she has run a business of selling water morning glory.
Thuy would like a loan to purchase water morning glory to resell and rent land to grow vegetables. She hopes this will enable her to increase her income and diversify the products that she sells. She also hopes that she will be able to save money for any future difficulties facing her family.
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.