Mrs. Mut Nget Village Bank Group
Mrs. Mut N. is a farmer who owns a 1.5-hectare plot of land to grow rice to sell to support her family. Her husband, Mr. Roeung Seng, is a door-to-door toy seller. With this business, he is able to earn some money to support his family.
Mrs. Mut N. is having problems with her farm because her field has infertile soil and a lot of insects. To improve production, Mrs. Mut N. is applying for a loan to buy fertilizer and pesticide. With the remainder of the funds, she will buy more toys for her husband to sell.
This couple supports five children, one is a laborer and the others are students at the local public school.
About AMKAngkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.
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