Hien, 40, is married with one daughter. He lives with them in Ho Chi Minh City. He earns a living running a food stall that serves breakfast and fruit juice to people in his community. He started this business three years ago. He is requesting a loan to expand his business by buying new appliances and a quantity of fruits to better satisfy his customers.
He hopes his business runs smoothly and will generate a higher income to assist him in improving his 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.