Cai was born in 1954. She has four children who are adults. Her husband is a farmer and earns about 2,000,000 VND per month. Cai is a noodle seller. Her income is about 4,000,000 VND. She has done this job for 20 years. Her family’s total earnings are about 6,000,000 VND per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2003. In the last cycle she borrowed 8,502,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 8,502,000 VND to raise some chickens and pigs to earn more money for her family. She also wants to use the money to build a pig barn.
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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