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Total loan: $1,300


Thanh Hoa City, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam / Education

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A loan helped to pay tuition and buy books for her two kids.

Thư's story

Mrs. Thư is 37 years old and has two children. Her family lives in Thanh Hoa city, a town in Thanh Hoa province. She works in agriculture, farming food to earn a living. Her family is a low-income household in her village, and her job is unstable.

Mrs. Thư is asking for a loan to pay tuition and buy books for her two kids. With this third loan with Thanh Hoa MFI, she hopes to provide a better future for her kids. She also plans to work hard to make enough money to send them to college.