A loan of $1,600 helped a member to buy more blankets and cushions for her shop.


Lan's Group's story

Lan was born in 1969. She has two children, one of whom is married. The other one is a worker and earns about 4,000,000 VND per month. Lan and her husband sell blankets and cushions to earn a living. Her husband earns about 5,000,000 VND and Lan earns about 3,000,000 VND per month. They have done this job for a long time. Her family’s total earnings are about 12,000,000 VND per month. Lan's challenges in life and work are the lack of capital to invest in her business and the low consumption of customers. Her dream is to have full capital to sell, so she doesn’t need to borrow from anyone else . This loan is one of the steps to helping her reach to this dream. Lan is a hardworking and passionate businesswoman. She has participated in SEDA's microfinance program since 2012. In the last loan cycle, she borrowed 5,014,000 VND and repaid it on time. In this new loan cycle, she would like to borrow 6,758,000 VND to buy more blankets and cushions for her shop. She always wants to expand her business scale. Other members who are part of Lan's group include the following: Hoa is 31 years old. She has two children. She sells wood products. She wants to borrow 6,758,000 VND to invest in her business. Thuy is 29 years old. She has three children. She is a barber. She wants to borrow 6,758,000 VND to invest in her barber shop. Nhien is 44 years old. She has four children. She cooks food to sell. She wants to borrow 6,758,000 VND to invest in her business. Trang is 26 years old. She has a child. She cooks food to sell. She wants to borrow 6,758,000 VND to invest in her business.

In this group: Lan, Hoa, Thuy, Nhien, Trang
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