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A loan of $500 helped to buy fabric, materials and repair her house.


Lanh's story

Lanh, 41 years old, is married and has a daughter. She lives with her husband and her daughter in Ho Chi Minh City.

Lanh's husband earns money as a bricklayer. Lanh supports her family by sewing masks at her house. Lanh intends to use her loan to buy fabric and materials to increase her production of masks and also to make small repairs to her house.

Lanh hopes her business runs smoothly and that will help to improve her family's living conditions and send her daughter to school.



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