Sokhorn is 55 years old. She is married and resides with two children in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She has been selling meatballs for more than a year, earning approximately $2 daily. Her husband produces beds to sell. He earns about $4 per day.
In order to improve the business, Sokhorn is requesting a loan of $1,300 to purchase timber to use for manufacturing beds to sell.
In the future, she would like to expand the business and build a new house as soon as possible.
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