A loan of $1,300 helps to buy more items for his grocery store.


Điệp's story

Mr Điệp is 35 years old and married. He belongs to the Muong ethnic minority and lives in the Ngoc Lac district, a mountainous region of the Thanh Hoa province, and far from the city center.

He has had a small grocery store for locals. His family's income is from this business. He is asking for a loan to invest in his business to improve his family's living, but he lacks credit. He will use the loan to buy more items for his business.

He hopes that his business to do well and that his kids will go to college and have a bright life.


This loan is special because:

It supports women from ethnic communities and single parent families.

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*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.