A loan of $1,075 helped a member manufacturing brooms, food stands.


Brooms, Foods Group's story

Mrs. P., born in 1957, joined the Fund with a loan of 3,180,000 VND. She is currently living with her mother-in-law and her own grown daughter. She is an honest, open person who everybody admires. The people in her village mostly do work making bamboo brooms, herself included. With the loan, she bought bamboo to use as feedstock for her brooms. Her family's average income is about 3,000,000 VND/month. She is the group leader, which includes 7 participants:

Hoa Thi P., born in 1970, is borrowing 3,180,000 from the Fund to buy bamboo to make brooms at home. Her family's average income is around 2,000,000 VND/month.

Lan Thi C., born in 1958, joined the Fund with a loan of 3,180,000 VND to buy brooms at the local market and resell them. The family's average income is around 2,500,000 VND/month.

Que Thi V., born 1957, joined the Fund with a loan of 3,180,000 VND to buy bamboo to make brooms. The family's average income is about 2,000,000 VND/month.

Mrs. Thanh Thi N., born in 1953, joined the Fund with a loan of 3,180,000 VND to use in running a breakfast business. The family's average income is around 1,500,000 VND/month.

Mrs. Hong Thi Hoan, born in 1962, joined the Fund with an amount of 2,204,000 VND to do business selling beverages, weaving brooms. The family's average income is around 2,000,000 VND/month.

In this group: Thi Vu, Thi Hoa, Thi Lan, Thi Que, Thi Thanh, Thi Hong

Translated from Vietnamese by Kiva volunteer Chi Nguyen



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details