Thuy, 35 years old, is married and has one child. Her husband is a driver for hire. Thuy earn a living running a food stall that serves breakfast to people in her community. She started this business four years ago.
Thuy is requesting a loan to expand her business by buying new appliances for her food stall and a motorcycle for going to and from the market. She hopes her business continues to run smoothly and will help her to improve her 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.