A loan of $2,975 helped a member to buy more beer and other kinds of beverages to expand her beverage stall.


Chi's Group's story

Chi was born in 1979. She has three children. The oldest son is learning at the 11th grade. The others are aged 2 and 6. She and her husband sell beer to earn a living. Chi’s husband earns about 3,000,000 VND (Vietnamese dong), and Chi earns about 5,000,000 VND per month. Chi has done this job for 10 years. Besides that, Chi also is a paper maker to earn more money. Her family’s total earnings are about 8,000,000 VND per month. Her challenge in life and work is lacking capital to sell beer. Her dream is to grow her children up well and have a successful future. This loan is one of the steps that helps her reach this dream.

She would like to use this loan to buy more beer, to gain earnings and save profits for her dream. Chi is a hardworking woman and a passionate businesswoman. She has participated in SEDA's microfinance program since 2005. In the last loan cycle, she borrowed 9,810,000 VND and repaid on time. In this loan cycle, she would like to borrow 11,118,000 VND to buy more beer and other kinds of beverages to expand her beverage stall. She will use the profit to grow her children up well.

Other members who are part of Chi’s group include the following:

Hang is 37 years old. She has a child. She is a barber. She wants to borrow 11,118,000 VND to invest in her barbershop.

Lan is 31 years old. She has two children. She sells fruit. She wants to borrow 6,322,000 VND to sell fruit.

Nguyen is 40 years old. She has two children. She grows rice. She wants to borrow 6,322,000 VND to sell rice.

Thuy is 32 years old. She has two children. She sells fruit. She wants to borrow 6,322,000 VND to sell fruit.

Son is 57 years old. She has three children. She grows rice. She wants to borrow 5,014,000 VND to sell scrap in a market.

Du is 47 years old. She has two children. She grows rice. She wants to borrow 5,014,000 VND to sell rice.

Hanh is 37 years old. She has two children. She sells fruit. She wants to borrow 11,118,000 VND to sell fruit.

In this group: Chi, Hang, Lan, Nguyen, Thuy, Son, Du, Hanh



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