Anh is 48 years old, and is married. Her husband runs a shop to sell beverages and coffee to earn a living. Anh runs a general store in front of her door, which she has done for 8 years. She started this business to cover her expenses, and raise her child. They live in Ho Chi Minh City.
Anh is requesting a loan to expand her business by buying more food and many kinds of soft drinks to sell from her store.
She hopes that through the loan she will be able to expand her business activities, and have money to reinvest to her business 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.