Duyen is 62 years old and divorced. She has been running a business of weaving fabric for 36 years. She started this business to cover her expenses and raise her children. They live in Ho Chi Minh City.
Duyen is requesting a loan to buy silk threads for producing fabric. This investment will enable her to increase the turnover of her business.
She hopes that, through the loan, she will be able to expand her business and have money to reinvest in it in the future.
About Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor
Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor (CEP) is a non-profit Vietnamese microfinance institution that operates in the provinces of southeastern Vietnam and the Mekong Delta. CEP's head office is located in Ho Chi Minh City. This institution’s mission is to work with, and for, the poor and poorest to realize sustained improvements in well-being through the provision of financial and complementary non-financial services in an honest, efficient, and sustainable manner. The non-financial services CEP offers to complement its basic credit and savings products include financial education, raising awareness of health and sanitation issues, and education scholarships for children.