Group 2 - An Thanh 01
She has been a member of the Women's Union since 2003, where she found out about a campaign to improve local sanitation and hygiene. Currently, her family does not have a safe toilet that flushes. A portion of Group 2 at An Thanh 01's loan will help Thanh as well as other group members build a septic tank and a hand-washing device with soap to improve living conditions, improve the health of families throughout her community and help protect the environment.
In the photo, she stands first on the left.
More information about this loan
This loan is part of EastMeetsWest Foundation's initiative to expand access to clean water and improved sanitation to poor, rural households in Vietnam. These loans reduce rates of waterborne disease and increase dignity. When you fund this loan, it will be disbursed to the foundation, which will then lend the funds to the provincial Women's Union, an organization that works closely with EastMeetsWest to provide funding to poor families to improve water access, build clean latrines, teach improved sanitation practices and more.
About Thrive NetworksThrive Networks creates sustainable and catalytic solutions to difficult development problems. Specifically, the organization works with community groups in rural, underserved areas to help make household access to clean water and improved sanitation desirable and affordable. Funds from Kiva lenders will be used to help borrowers finance the construction of a household latrine, ensuring a healthier future for each family and the wider community.
This is a Group Loan
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Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.
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