Tinh was born in 1961. She has four children. Her oldest daughter is married. Her youngest daughter is studying at the University School of Medicine. Her youngest two children are studying in secondary school and primary school. She and her husband grow rice and raise chickens and pigs to earn a living. They have been engaged in this work for ten years. Her family’s total earnings are about 4,000,000 VND per month.
She has participated in SEDA's credit program since 2006. In the last cycle, she borrowed 6,322,000 VND and repaid the loan on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 6,758,000 VND to buy food for chickens, ducks and musk ducks. She wants her children to keep going to school till higher education.
The Center of Small Enterprise Development Assistance (SEDA) is a non-profit organization whose vision is to create “a society without poverty.” Founded in 2004, SEDA provides microfinance services to low-income and disadvantaged people in rural areas of Hanoi and the northern provinces of Vietnam through its Binh Minh Micro-Finance Program.
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