Mui was born in 1969. She has two children. Her daughter has gotten married. Her son is a carpenter. Her husband is a worker. His income is about 6,000,000 VND. Mui is a carpenter to earn a living. She has done this job for 10 years. She gets about 5,000,000 VND a month from it. Her family’s total earnings are about 17,000,000 VND per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2009. 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 10,080,000 VND to buy wood for her carpentry workshop. Her dream is to save more money for her family.
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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