Thuy was born in 1978. She has two daughters and a son. They are really young – age 5, 3 and really little. Her husband is a worker. His income is about 6,000,000 dong (VND). Thuy does carpentry to earn a living. Her income is about 5,000,000 VND. Her family’s total earnings are about 11,000,000 VND per month.
Thuy has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2009. In the last cycle she borrowed 8,288,000 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. She always wants to enlarge her workshop and raise her children up 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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