Tin was born in 1985. She has two children who are under 5 years old. Her husband is a carpenter and earns 5,000,000 VND per month. Tin is an artistic carpenter and also raises chickens to earn more money. She gets 3,000,000 VND a month from it. She has done this job for five years. Her family’s total earnings are about 8,000,000 VND per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2009. In the last cycle she borrowed 6,496,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 6,496,000 VND to buy food for raising chickens. Her dream is to be able to let her children have good careers and to save more money to fix up her house.
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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