Loan was born in 1985. She has two sons who are little. The family’s total earnings are about 8,500,000 VND per month. Her husband is a truck driver. His income is about 6,000,000 dong [VND]. Loan sells groceries to earn a living and she gets 2,500,000 VND every month from that job.
Loan has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2011. In the last cycle, she borrowed 7,392,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 8,288,000 VND to buy rice, noodles and canned food for her grocery store. She always wants to raise her children 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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