A loan of $2,700 helped a member purchase business-related products to sell.

012 Đông Sơn Group's story

Soi Lê Thị (31) is a 46 year-old female living in the town of Thanh Hoá. She is the leader of an eight member group offered by Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women. 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. The name of this group is 12 (12 Đông Sơn).

Soi is married and has two adult-aged children. To make a living, she owns and operates a general store, selling food products in her community. Soi has been in business for over five years and earns approximately 3,000,000 VND a month from these activities.

In 2004, Soi joined Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women to gain access to financial services to improve her living situation and ability to engage in business. Soi has successfully repaid a previous loan of 3079800 VND from Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women. She is requesting a loan of 6000000 VND to purchase additional products to sell. The loan will be her eigth loan from Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women. Soi plans to use the profit from the business to improve the living conditions of her family.

Here are the other borrowers in the Group:


In this group: Soi, Nhung, Minh, Thanh, Lan, Mai , Vui, An
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