06.3.5 Đông Vệ Group
Lan is 48 years old; she is married with two children who are her dependents. She lives and works in Thanh Hoa city, a urban area in the Thanh Hoa province.
Lan is the group leader of the 06.3.5 Đông Vệ solidarity group, which consists of four members. In 2010, Lan joined Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women to improve her business. Lan has successfully repaid her previous loan from Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women.
The main hardship Lan faces in her business is the lack of capital.
With her business profit, Lan hopes her family can be healthy and happy, for her children to do well in school, and to build a new house.
About Thanh Hoa Microfinance Institution Limited Liability (Thanh Hoa MFI)Thanh Hoa MFI works to provide credit to women and their families in the central Vietnamese province of Thanh Hoa, one of the poorest regions of the country. The institution's target clients are poor and low-income women who have the ability to work but lack the capital. Accordingly, Thanh Hoa MFI prioritizes single mothers, low-income women with children who have dropped out of primary school, and Viet Nam’s poorest women who cannot access any formal financial services.
This is a Group Loan
In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.
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