Mrs. Ton B. is a 55-year-old farmer who earns around $3.50 per day. She lives with her husband Sok Kuon and her five children in the Kork Srok Village, Siem Reap Province. Kuon, 45, makes $3 per day as a bricklayer. Some of their children are students, while others earn $2.50 per day as bricklayers.
To help sustain her business and expand for the future, B. seeks a loan of $400 to improve her farming business by purchasing more oxen.