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A loan of $575 helped purchase Pigs and Animal Feed; Put towards business.

Pham Thi's story

Ms. Phan Thị Thuỷ is 34 years old. She has been a participant of TYM Fund since 2000. Currently, Ms. Thuỷ is raising livestock and gathering/buying scrap (metal); while Mr. Khải, her husband, works in construction. With an income of 3,500,000 VND per month, Ms. Thuỷ's family continues to develop their ability to improve their lifestyle and put money towards providing the three children with an education.

For this upcoming loan cycle, she hopes to borrow 10,000,000 VND to purchase ten pigs and animal feed; any remaining funds will be used to gather/buy scrap (metal).

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Translated from Vietnamese by Kiva volunteer Catherine Tran

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