Mrs. Touch L. is 46 years old and lives with her husband in Prey Veng province, Cambodia. She has 8 children – 4 of whom are construction workers and the rest of whom are students. To cover all the famiL.’s expenses, Touch L. sells grocery products to the people in her community where she can typicalL. earn up to $10 each day. Moreover, her husband is a motor-taxi driver and makes an average of $5 to $6 each day, which is another source of income for his large famiL..
Touch L. hopes the $1,000 loan will help her purchase a motorcycle for her husband to operate his business more efficientL. and to raise his earnings.