Le, 53 years old, is a widow and has two sons. She lives with her family in Ho Chi Minh City. Le has been running a general store in her community for 11 years.
To better satisfy her customers, she is requesting a loan to buy a greater variety and quantity of products to stock in her store, such as sugar, milk and seasoning powder.
She hopes her business runs smoothly and will generate greater income to assist her in improving her 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.