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09.03.02 -  Phú Sơn Group
In this Group: Hiền, Hà, Hương, Bé, Nhường, Hường*, Hoạt, Xuân, Kiệm
* not pictured
Mrs. Hiền operates a food stall/restaurant selling snacks. She is requesting a loan to purchase materials to make processed food to sell.

Hiền is 35 years old and she is married with 2 children. She is the leader of a 9-member group, the 09.03.02 Phú Sơn3 solidarity group. She lives and works in Thanh Hoa city, a urban area in Thanh Hoa province, with two dependents.

This is Hiền's first loan with Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women. Hiền has been involved in this business for more than 10 years. One of the most critical business difficulties that concerns her is the lack of capital.

Hiền hopes for her business to do well, for her children to do well in school, and, with her business profit, for her family to be healthy and happy.

Additional Information

About Thanh Hoa Microfinance Institution Limited Liability (Thanh Hoa MFI)

Thanh Hoa MFI works to provide credit to women and their families in the central Vietnamese province of Thanh Hoa, one of the poorest regions of the country. The institution's target clients are poor and low-income women who have the ability to work but lack the capital. Accordingly, Thanh Hoa MFI prioritizes single mothers, low-income women with children who have dropped out of primary school, and Viet Nam’s poorest women who cannot access any formal financial services.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Vietnam

  • $5,600
    Average annual income
  • 67
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    Vietnam Loans Fundraising
  • $16,977,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20,859.4
    Vietnam Dong (VND) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of 09.03.02 - Phú Sơn Group's $2,300 loan helped a member to purchase materials to make processed food to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 7, 2012
Nov 2, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013