Hang, 33, is divorced and has two children. She lives with her sons in Ho Chi Minh City.
Hang started a food stall five years ago. She sells food, such as noodles and pork, to people in her community. She is requesting a loan to expand her business by buying a greater variety of food and furniture for her stall. She hopes her business runs smoothly and will allow her to generate a higher income and improve her family's living conditions.
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.