Chanthorn, 51, is married and resides with her husband and four children in Kampong Chnang Province, Cambodia. She is a food and drinks vendor in front of the provincial hospital. Her husband helps her sell food and one of her children is in the military. Chanthorn is requesting a loan of USD 500 to expand her business of selling food and drinks. In the future, she would like to build a new house and support her children's studies.
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