Thanh was born in 1952. She has one child who is married. Thanh is a widow. She sells groceries to earn a living. She earns about 4,000,000VND per month. She has done this job for eight years. Besides that, she is also a farmer to earn more money. Her challenge in work is lack of capital to invest in her business. Her dream is to build a bigger house. This loan is one step to help her reach this dream. Thanh is a hardworking woman.
She has participated in SEDA’s credit program since 2012. In the last loan cycle, she borrowed 5,014,000VND and repaid on time. In this loan cycle, she wants to borrow 6,322,000VND to buy beer, beverages, biscuits and noodles for her grocery store and to build her house.
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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