Mrs. Yat H., 45, and her husband, Mr. Leang Lonh, 49, have been married since 1980. They live in a small village along National Road Two, about fifteen kilometers south of Phnom Penh. They have six children, three sons and three daughters. Three of their children are studying in the local school, two are working in a garment factory, and the other one is helping them to farm. Yat and her husband are farmers. Currently, they are planting cucumbers and squash on a farm in the village. They started their farming business in 1986.
Yat is requesting her second loan from MAXIMA in the amount of $600. She will use this loan to buy a water pumping machine and to dig a well for the farming business.