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Thuy was born in 1994, and she lives in Dong Anh. She is a hospitality management major at Hanoi Tourism college (; she has a passion for this study. Her course lasts three years, and she will graduate in 2015. Thuy’s family has four members, and she is the first person in her family who has studied at college.

Her parents grow rice, and have a beverage store to earn a living. Her family’s income is about 9,000,000 VND. Her mother is Huong, who sits next to her in this picture; she is also a member of SEDA’s credit program.

Thuy understands consistent learning gives her the knowledge and opportunities to get a high paying job.

She wants to borrow 10,206,000 VND to pay her education fee. Besides lacking the education fee, she has other difficulties such as her living costs and transportation fees.

She wants to tell people that she appreciates the help of people all around the world whose have contributed to this kind of program. This has been supportive to a lot of her personal education and of Vietnamese’s youth generation in general.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of SEDA's education program, designed to finance school tuition for students whose families have low incomes or work in informal sectors of the economy. Funds can be used for partial or complete payment of expenses related to higher education. By supporting this loan, you're enabling access to education for students with limited options. 

About SEDA:

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.

You can also join SEDA’s lending team to assist SEDA in continuing to support its portfolio of borrowers.

About Vietnam

  • $5,600
    Average annual income
  • 86
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    Vietnam Loans Fundraising
  • $14,417,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 21,004.3
    Vietnam Dong (VND) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Thuy to pay for her education fees.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
19 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 14, 2013
Jun 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2014