A loan of $2,325 helped a member to buy medication for her livestock.


Truong's Group's story

Q. Trong T. is thirty years old and lives in the town of Yen Phong in Bac Ninh. Q. is the group leader of an eight-member group loan offered by DINARI, one of Kiva's field partners. While each member of the group receives an individual loan, they all are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members if someone is delinquent or defaults. Q. is married and has four school-aged children. To make a living, she owns and operates a business venture in the agriculture sector, raising livestock. While not the only means of generating revenue, the main source of income from the business comes primarily from raising cattle for sale. Q. has been engaged in this business for over eight years. Q. joined DINARI to gain access to financial services to help improve her living situation through engaging in business activities. She is requesting a loan that will be used to purchase medication for her livestock. This will be the first loan taken out by this borrower. Q. plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to supplement her family's income. About the Other Borrowers in the Group: 1. Doan T. Bac is twenty-eight years old and is requesting a loan to support her business in the agriculture sector, raising livestock. 2. Trong T. Hong thirty-three years old and is requesting a loan to support her business in the agriculture sector, raising livestock. 3. Doan T. Tuyen is twenty-two years old and is requesting a loan to support her business in the manufacturing sector, operating a furniture-making business. 4. Nguyen T. Cai is fifty-four years old and is requesting a loan to support her business in the agriculture sector, raising livestock. 5. Trong T. Q. is twenty-two years old and is requesting a loan to support her business in the manufacturing sector, operating a furniture-making business. 6. Nguyen T. C. is twenty-seven years old and is requesting a loan to support her business in the agriculture sector, raising livestock. 7. Nguyen T. T. is twenty-three years old and is requesting a loan to support her business in the retail sector, running a general store. About DINARI: The mission of DINARI is to strive for the preservation of the environment, to empower the poor, and to provide socio-economic development opportunities to small business owners.

In this group: Truong, Đoàn, Trương, Đoàn, Nguyễn, Trương, Nguyễn, Nguyễn
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