Dieu is 58 years old and married with three children. He lives with his family in Ho Chi Minh City. He and his wife earn their income from selling soft drinks from their stall.
Dieu started his business ten years ago. He intends to take a loan to gradually expand his business by buying a variety of different beverages and repair the stall to better serve his customers.
He hopes his business runs smoothly and will help him to improve his family's living conditions.
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.