TYM
  • 23.2 million
    78,818
    294.8
    10.7 million
    28.5 million
    84,051
Mission:
TYM has the Mission to
Improve the quality of life of poor women by providing credit and savings, creating favourable conditions for their participation in socio-economic activities and enhancing their role in society.

It is the Vision of the TYM to be
A leading ... Read more
Background and Main Challenges: 
Background:
The TYM Fund was founded in 1992 by the Vietnam Women’s Union in order to help implement the poverty alleviation programme of the Government. It originally followed the Grameen banking model adapted to the specific context of Vietnam. During its 20 years of operation, TYM has ... Read more
Address: 
20 Thuy Khue St, Room 304/305
Hanoi
Vietnam
Phone: 
(844) 37281003
Fax: 
(844) 37281070
Email: 
tymfund [at] tymfund [dot] org [dot] vn
Website: 
Main Funding Sources: 
Grants
Loans
Savings
Shareholder Capital
Products and Services: 
Loans
Voluntary Savings
Insurance
Training and Consulting
Technical Services
Products: 
1) Loans from VND 1,000,000 to 25,000,000 (USD 52 to 1,300) at 1% p.m. flat for up to 30 weeks (emergency loan), 50 weeks (general loan) and 100 weeks (medium term loan) 2) Compulsory savings of VND 3,000 (USD 0.16) per week, interest 0.3% p.m., can be withdrawn after the balance has reached VND ... Read more
Services Provided: 
Business Development Services
Health
Education
Looking for (Investment Types): 
Loans in Local Currency
Donations
% Operations Comprised by MF: 
91 - 100
Date established: 
Aug 1 1992
FYE: 
31-Dec
Regulated: 
yes

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The loans are provided with general purposes to develop income-generating projects, regardless of the sectors (like agriculture or trading)
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The interest rate of all the loans is 1.2%/ month in old areas, but 1%/ month in mountainous and remote areas. Ethnic minorities here are also provided with hygiene / health education.
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Partnerships

Current
Name Relationship
CARD Bank Partner
CASHPOR Network Affiliation
CORDAID Funding
Habitat for Humanity Funding
MicroCredit Enterprises Funding
Oikocredit Funding
Oxfam Novib Fund Funding
Rabobank Foundation Funding
SBFIC Funding
VMFWG Network Affiliation
Former
Name Relationship
Kiva Funding

Related Organizations

Current
Name Relationship
Rabobank Foundation Partner
Smart Campaign Endorsement
VMFWG Network Affiliation
VMFWG Network Affiliation

At a glance

  • Assets
  • Gross Loan Portfolio
  • Equity

Contacts

  • Ngoc Linh Duong Thi
    First Deputy Director
    linh_tym [at] yahoo [dot] com
    (84-4) 37281003 ext.10
  • Nguyen Thi Minh Thuong
    Deputy Director
    thuongtym [at] yahoo [dot] com
    (84-4) 37281003
  • Pham Thi Thuy Linh
    Deputy Director
    pthuy_linh [at] yahoo [dot] com
    (84-4) 37281003 ext.101
  • Pham Thu TRANG
    International Relations Officer
    tymfund [at] tymfund [dot] org [dot] vn
    (844) 37281003 ext:106
  • Quy Ho Thi
    Former General Director
    hoquytym [at] yahoo [dot] com
    (84-4) 37281003 ext.105
  • Tran Thi NGOC HA
    Head of Personel and Admin Department
    ngocha [dot] vnu [at] gmail [dot] com
    (84-4) 37281003 ext. 0

References

Jaime Aristotle Alip