A loan of $3,150 helped a member to purchase more cake, sweets, sugar, and milk to resell.


Halo Group's story

Mrs. Châu is 52 years old, and she is married with 2 children. She and her husband divorced a long time ago, and she has to work hard to help her children become mature.

Châu lives in Hau Loc district, a rural town in Thanh Hoa province. Her family is a low-income household in the village. She has had a retail business selling dry food and general things for more than 10 years.

The main hardship that Châu faces is lack of capital. She is requesting a loan to purchase more cake, sweets, sugar, and milk to resell.

In 2015, Châu joined Thanh Hoa microfinance institution to improve her business. Châu has successfully repaid 2 loans from Thanh Hoa microfinance institution. She is the group leader of the Halo Group, which consists of 5 members.

With her business profit, Châu hopes for her children to find good jobs, for her business to do well, and to build a new house.

In this group: Châu, Lý, Luấn, Hương, Hải


This loan is special because:

It empowers low-income women living in remote rural communities to increase income.



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