Canh was born in 1960. She has four children who are carpenters and iron scrap collecting workers. Her husband is dead. Canh is a carpenter to earn a living. She has done this job for seven years. Her income is about 4,000,000 dong (VND) per month. Her family’s total earnings are about 8,000,000 VND per month.
Canh has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2008. In the last cycle, she borrowed 9,184,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 10,080,000 VND to buy wood to do carpentry.
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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