SACUDIL Introduces Door-to-Door Membership Recruitment to SCUs
- Date : Tuesday May 17, 2016
- Venue : Luang Prabang
Working along with SCU committee, the SACUDIL project introduced door-to-door membership promotion strategy on May 16 – 17, 2016 to raise the awareness on the purpose of SCUs in improving the lives of people in the community.
Several brochures were handed out to villagers. SACUDIL team also had the opportunity to engage in brief conversation with residents to explain the values of transforming Village Development Funds (VDFs) to a full pledged Savings and Credit Unions. The VDFs are community organization formed to channel government lending program. Villagers are members of the VDFs. “It is certainly a challenge to change the financial behavior of the members towards credit. We are making them understand that savings can change the course of their lives in the long-term,” said SACUDIL Manager Chou Va Xiong.