Tuyet is a 52-year-old married woman. She lives with her husband in Ho Chi Minh City. Her husband is a worker in a local company. Tuyet has been running a food stall for nearly four years. She sells sugar cane juice to people in the local community. She intends to take a loan to buy a greater quantity of sugar cane and soft drinks to meet her customers' demand.
She hopes that through this loan she can earn more money with her current business and save an additional amount for reinvestment.
About Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor
Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor (CEP) is a non-profit Vietnamese microfinance institution that operates in the provinces of southeastern Vietnam and the Mekong Delta. CEP's head office is located in Ho Chi Minh City. This institution’s mission is to work with, and for, the poor and poorest to realize sustained improvements in well-being through the provision of financial and complementary non-financial services in an honest, efficient, and sustainable manner. The non-financial services CEP offers to complement its basic credit and savings products include financial education, raising awareness of health and sanitation issues, and education scholarships for children.